Valerianella

noun
genus of Old World annual herbs widely naturalized
Syn: ↑genus Valerianella
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Valerianaceae, ↑family Valerianaceae, ↑valerian family
Member Meronyms: ↑corn salad

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\\-ˈnelə\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Valeriana + -ella
: a genus of annual herbs (family Valerianaceae) that are natives of the Old World but naturalized widely (as in the United States) and are distinguished by the variously appendaged but not pappose calyx — compare corn salad

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Valerianella — Valerianella …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Valerianella — (V. Moench, De C.), Pflanzengattung aus der Familie der Valerianeae, 2. Kl. 1. Ordn. L.; Kelchsaum gezähnt, Blumenkrone trichterförmig, ohne Sporen; Saum regelmäßig fünflappig, Frucht verschieden gezähnt u. gekrönt, nicht aufspringend,… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Valerĭanella — Tourn. (Fedia Vahl, Feldsalat, Rapunzel), Gattung der Valerianazeen, kleine, einjährige Kräuter mit wiederholt gabelteiligen Stengeln, länglichen Blättern, kleinen, meist köpfig gedrängt stehenden Blüten und gezahntem, die Frucht krönendem Kelch …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Valerianélla — Moench., Rapunzel, Rapünzchen, Rabinschen [Abb. 1903], Pflanzengattg. der Valerianazeen, einjährige, mediterrane Kräuter. Die Blattrosetten einiger bei uns eingewanderter Arten liefern den Feldsalat (bes. V. olitorĭa Poll. und dentāta Poll.) …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Valerianella —   Valerianella …   Wikipedia Español

  • Valerianella — V …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Valerianella — Feldsalat Gewöhnlicher Feldsalat (Valerianella locusta) Systematik Abteilung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Valerianella — Taxobox regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Dipsacales familia = Valerianaceae genus = Valerianella Valerianella is a genus of plant in family Valerianaceae. It contains the following species (but this list may …   Wikipedia

  • valerianella — va·le·ria·nèl·la s.f. 1. TS bot.com. erba selvatica del genere Valerianella (Valerianella olitoria) che, coltivata come insalata, forma un piccolo cespo di foglie ovali, allungate, carnose e tenere, e la cui raccolta avviene in autunno e inverno… …   Dizionario italiano

  • Valerianella — ID 87124 Symbol Key VALER2 Common Name cornsalad Family Valerianaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CA, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MO, MS, MT, NC …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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