genus Narthecium


genus Narthecium
noun
bog asphodels; sometimes placed in family Melanthiaceae
Syn: ↑Narthecium
Hypernyms: ↑liliid monocot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Liliaceae, ↑family Liliaceae, ↑lily family
Member Meronyms: ↑bog asphodel

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  • Narthecium — ID 55704 Symbol Key NARTH Common Name asphodel Family Liliaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CA, DE, NC, NJ, OR, SC Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Narthecium americanum — ID 55705 Symbol Key NAAM Common Name yellow asphodel Family Liliaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution DE, NC, NJ, SC Growth Habit Forb/herb Dura …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Narthecium californicum — ID 55709 Symbol Key NACA2 Common Name California bog asphodel Family Liliaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CA, OR Growth Habit Forb/herb Dur …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Narthecium — Nar·the·ci·um (nahr theґse əm) a genus of herbs of the family Liliaceae, which have yellow flowers. N. ossifraґgum is the bog asphodel, a species that can cause yellows, a form of hepatogenous photosensitization, in ruminants that eat it …   Medical dictionary

  • liliid monocot genus — noun genus of monocotyledonous plants comprising mostly herbs having usually petaloid sepals and petals and compound pistils • Hypernyms: ↑monocot genus, ↑liliopsid genus • Hyponyms: ↑genus Iris, ↑Belamcanda, ↑genus Belamcanda, ↑genus Crocus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Liliaceae — noun includes species sometimes divided among the following families: Alliaceae; Aloeaceae; Alstroemeriaceae; Aphyllanthaceae; Asparagaceae; Asphodelaceae; Colchicaceae; Convallariaceae; Hemerocallidaceae; Hostaceae; Hyacinthaceae; Melanthiaceae; …   Useful english dictionary


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