Coniogramme

noun
terrestrial ferns of Pacific islands and Asia
Syn: ↑genus Coniogramme
Hypernyms: ↑fern genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Pteridaceae, ↑family Pteridaceae
Member Meronyms: ↑bamboo fern, ↑Coniogramme japonica

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\\ˌkōnēōˈgra(ˌ)mē\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from conio- (from Greek kōnion, diminutive of kōnos cone) + Greek grammē line; akin to Greek graphein to write — more at hone, carve
: a small genus of ferns (family Polypodiaceae) of the Pacific islands and Japan often grown for ornament and characterized by large entire or pinnate fronds and elongate sori lacking indusia and reaching from midrib to leaf margin — see bamboo fern

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  • Coniogramme — pilosa Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

  • Coniogramme — ID 21030 Symbol Key CONIO2 Common Name coniogramme Family Pteridaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution HI Growth Habit N/A Dur …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • coniogramme — co·ni·o·gram·me …   English syllables

  • Coniogramme japonica — noun fast growing sturdy Japanese fern; cultivated for their attractive broad dark green pinnate fronds • Syn: ↑bamboo fern • Hypernyms: ↑fern • Member Holonyms: ↑Coniogramme, ↑genus Coniogramme …   Useful english dictionary

  • Coniogramme Fée — Symbol CONIO2 Common Name coniogramme Botanical Family Pteridaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Coniogramme pilosa — ID 21031 Symbol Key COPI3 Common Name loulu Family Pteridaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution HI Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Coniogramme pilosa (Brack.) Hieron. — Symbol COPI3 Common Name loulu Botanical Family Pteridaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • genus Coniogramme — noun terrestrial ferns of Pacific islands and Asia • Syn: ↑Coniogramme • Hypernyms: ↑fern genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Pteridaceae, ↑family Pteridaceae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • bamboo fern — noun fast growing sturdy Japanese fern; cultivated for their attractive broad dark green pinnate fronds • Syn: ↑Coniogramme japonica • Hypernyms: ↑fern • Member Holonyms: ↑Coniogramme, ↑genus Coniogramme * * * nou …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pteridaceae — Saumfarngewächse Pteris argyrea Systematik Reich: Pflanzen (Plantae) Unterreich …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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