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Definition of the noun swertia
What does swertia mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- genus of herbs of mountains of North America and Eurasia and Africa
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of Swertia: genus Swertia
- more generic terms: dicot genus / magnoliopsid genus = genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
- member of: family Gentianaceae / gentian family / Gentianaceae = chiefly herbaceous plants with showy flowers
- member: Swertia perennia / marsh felwort = perennial of damp places in mountains of Eurasia and North America having dull-colored blue or violet flowers
Phrases with Swertia
- Swertia Rex
- Swertia Alba
- Swertia Alata
- Swertia Bella
- Swertia Elata
- Swertia Lacei
- Swertia Lawii
- Swertia Lutea
- Swertia Minor
- Swertia Rosea
- Swertia Teres
- Swertia Alpina
- Swertia Cincta
- Swertia Davidi
- Swertia Decora
- Swertia Diluta
- Swertia Eminii
- Swertia Kingii
- Swertia Lactea
- genus swertia
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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Swertia
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Including Glacier, Waterton Lakes, Banff, Jasper, Kootenay, Mount Revelstoke, and Yoho National Park by H. Wayne Phillips
BOG SWERTIA Swertia perennis L. Gentian family (Gentianaceae) Description: Bog swertia is a perennial. herbaceous plant with a cluster of basal leaves with petioles (leaf stalks) and a few leaves attached directly to the flowering stem ...
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi
Swertia albomarginata (S. Watson) Kuntze) North America. Perennial herb See Flora Caroliniana, secundum...
(Except Ornamentals) by Peter Hanelt, Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research
Swertia L., Sp. PI. (1753) 226 et Gen.
Used in Food, Drugs and Cosmetics by Ikhlas A. Khan, Ehab A. Abourashed
Source: Swertia chirata (Roxb. ex Fleming)(syn. Swertia chirata (Wall.) C.B. Clarke) (Family Gentianaceae). Common/vernacularnames:Bitter stick, chirata,chirayta, chiretta, and East Indian balmony.
by George Crabb
SWERTIA (Bot .) a genus of plants, Class 5 Pentandria, Order 2 Digynia. Generic Character. CAL. perianth five-parted.—Cor. onepetalled; nectaries ten. – STAM. filaments five ...
SWERTIA (so named by Linnaeus, in honour of Eman Swert, a cultivator of bulbs and flowers in Holland], in Botany, a genus of the class pentandria, order digynia, natural order of ...
Containing the Best and Newest Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit, and Flower Garden, and Nursery; of the Performing the Practical Parts of Agriculture; of Managing Vineyards, and of Propagating All Sorts of Timber Trees by Philip Miller
Swertia difformis .
by Abraham Rees
Marsh Swertia. Marsh Felwort.
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Scrabble value of S1W4E1R1T1I1A1
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