Carthamus tinctorius

thistlelike Eurasian plant widely grown for its red or orange flower heads and seeds that yield a valuable oil
Syn: ↑safflower, ↑false saffron
Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant
Member Holonyms: ↑Carthamus, ↑genus Carthamus
Substance Meronyms: ↑safflower oil
Part Meronyms: ↑safflower seed

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  • Carthamus tinctorius — liefert den Saflor in der Färberei zum Gelb und Rothfärben, namentlich zur Herstellung der rosenrothen Farben bei der Seide; auch das sog. span. Roth, eine Schminke wird daraus bereitet. – Im Orient und Afrika einheimisch, wird der Saflor auch in …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Carthamus tinctorius —   Cártamo …   Wikipedia Español

  • Carthamus tinctorius — Färberdistel Färberdistel (Carthamus tinctorius) Systematik Ordnung: Asternartige (Asterales) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Carthamus tinctorius — Carthame des teinturiers Carthame des teinturiers …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Carthamus tinctorius — Safflower Saf flow er, n. [F. safleur, saflor, for safran, influenced by fleur flower. See {Saffron}, and {Flower}.] 1. (Bot.) An annual composite plant ({Carthamus tinctorius}), the flowers of which are used as a dyestuff and in making rouge;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Carthamus tinctorius — dažinis dygminas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Astrinių šeimos medingas, aliejinis, dekoratyvinis, maistinis, pašarinis, rauginis, dažinis, prieskoninis, vaistinis augalas (Carthamus tinctorius), kilęs iš vakarų Azijos. Iš jo gaminami… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Carthamus tinctorius — Carthamin Car tha*min, n. (Chem.) A red coloring matter obtained from the safflower, or {Carthamus tinctorius}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Carthamus tinctorius — ID 15716 Symbol Key CATI Common Name safflower Family Asteraceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AZ, CA, CO, IA, ID, IL, KS, MA, MT, ND, NE, NM, OH, OR, UT, WA, WY Growth… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Carthamus tinctorius — …   Википедия

  • Carthamus tinctorius L. — Symbol CATI Common Name safflower Botanical Family Asteraceae …   Scientific plant list

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