genus Argyroxiphium

noun
small genus of Hawaiian spreading and rosette-forming shrubs
Syn: ↑Argyroxiphium
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Compositae, ↑family Compositae, ↑Asteraceae, ↑family Asteraceae, ↑aster family
Member Meronyms: ↑silversword, ↑Argyroxiphium sandwicense

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  • Argyroxiphium kauense — Conservation status Critically Endangered& …   Wikipedia

  • Argyroxiphium — n. 1. 1 a small genus of Hawaiian spreading and rosette forming shrubs. Syn: genus {Argyroxiphium}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Argyroxiphium — Taxobox name = Silversword image width = 250px image caption = Haleakalā silversword regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae tribus = Heliantheae genus = Argyroxiphium genus authority …   Wikipedia

  • Argyroxiphium — noun small genus of Hawaiian spreading and rosette forming shrubs • Syn: ↑genus Argyroxiphium • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Compositae, ↑family Compositae, ↑Asteraceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Argyroxiphium caliginis — Taxobox status = VU | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae genus = Argyroxiphium species = A. caliginis binomial = Argyroxiphium caliginis binomial… …   Wikipedia

  • Argyroxiphium virescens — Taxobox status = EX | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae genus = Argyroxiphium species = A. virescens binomial = Argyroxiphium virescens binomial… …   Wikipedia

  • Argyroxiphium sandwicense — noun low growing plant found only in volcanic craters on Hawaii having rosettes of narrow pointed silver green leaves and clusters of profuse red purple flowers on a tall stem • Syn: ↑silversword • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Member Holonyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Argyroxiphium — ID 5920 Symbol Key ARGYR Common Name silversword Family Asteraceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution HI Growth Habit N/A Dura …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Argyroxiphium kai — ID 5924 Symbol Key ARKA Common Name N/A Family Asteraceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution HI Growth Habit Shrub Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Argyroxiphium caliginis — ID 5921 Symbol Key ARCA22 Common Name eke silversword Family Asteraceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution HI Growth Habit Shrub Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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