genus Cibotium

noun
in some classification systems placed in family Cyatheaceae: ornamental tree ferns with coarse gracefully drooping fronds
Syn: ↑Cibotium
Hypernyms: ↑fern genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Dicksoniaceae, ↑family Dicksoniaceae
Member Meronyms: ↑Scythian lamb, ↑Cibotium barometz

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Cibotium — Hāpuʻu ʻiʻi (Cibotium menziesii) Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

  • Cibotium cumingii — Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae Division: Pteridophyta Class: Pteridopsida …   Wikipedia

  • Cibotium barometz — The Vegetable Lamb of Tartary from Svenska Familj Journalen, 1879 Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

  • Cibotium menziesii — Hāpuʻu ʻiʻi Cibotium menziesii Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • Cibotium — noun in some classification systems placed in family Cyatheaceae: ornamental tree ferns with coarse gracefully drooping fronds • Syn: ↑genus Cibotium • Hypernyms: ↑fern genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Dicksoniaceae, ↑family Dicksoniaceae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cibotium Menziesii — Pulu Pu lu, n. A vegetable substance consisting of soft, elastic, yellowish brown chaff, gathered in the Hawaiian Islands from the young fronds of free ferns of the genus {Cibotium}, chiefly {Cibotium Menziesii}; used for stuffing mattresses,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cibotium barometz — noun Asiatic tree fern having dense matted hairs sometimes used as a styptic • Syn: ↑Scythian lamb • Hypernyms: ↑tree fern • Member Holonyms: ↑Cibotium, ↑genus Cibotium …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cibotium — ID 18850 Symbol Key CIBOT Common Name manfern Family Dicksoniaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution HI Growth Habit N/A Durati …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Cibotium heleniae — ID 18856 Symbol Key CIHE7 Common Name N/A Family Dicksoniaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution HI Growth Habit Tree Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Cibotium chamissoi — ID 18851 Symbol Key CICH Common Name Chamisso s manfern Family Dicksoniaceae Category Fern Division Pteridophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution HI Growth Habit Tree Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.