genus Gaillardia

noun
genus of western American hairy herbs with showy flowers
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Compositae, ↑family Compositae, ↑Asteraceae, ↑family Asteraceae, ↑aster family
Member Meronyms: ↑gaillardia

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  • gaillardia — ☆ gaillardia [gā lär′dē ə ] n. [ModL, after Gaillard de Marentonneau, 18th c. Fr botanist] any of a genus (Gaillardia) of American plants of the composite family, having large, showy flower heads with yellow or reddish rays and disks …   English World dictionary

  • Gaillardia — Taxobox name = Blanketflower image width = 250px image caption = Common Gaillardia ( Gaillardia aristata ) regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae genus = Gaillardia subdivision ranks …   Wikipedia

  • Gaillardia —   Blanketflower …   Wikipedia Español

  • Gaillardia pulchella — Firewheel redirects here, for the Garland, Texas shopping center see Firewheel Town Center Taxobox name = Gaillardia pulchella image width = 240px image caption = Indian Blanket regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida… …   Wikipedia

  • Gaillardia aristata — Taxobox name = Gaillardia aristata image width = 260px image caption = regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae genus = Gaillardia species = G. aristata binomial = Gaillardia aristata… …   Wikipedia

  • Gaillardia x grandiflora — Taxobox name = Blanketflower regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae genus = Gaillardia species = G. x grandiflora binomial = Gaillardia x grandiflora binomial authority = Hort.… …   Wikipedia

  • gaillardia — /gay lahr dee euh/, n. any composite plant of the genus Gaillardia, including the blanket flowers. [1885 90; < NL, named after Gaillard de Charentonneau, 18th century French botanical amateur; see IA] * * * ▪ plant genus  genus of leafy,… …   Universalium

  • Gaillardia aristata — ID 36029 Symbol Key GAAR Common Name common gaillardia Family Asteraceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AZ, CA, CO, CT, ID, IL, MA, MI, MN, MT, ND, NH, NM, NY, OR, SD, UT, WA,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • gaillardia — noun Etymology: New Latin, from Gaillard de Marentonneau, 18th century French botanist Date: 1879 any of a genus (Gaillardia) of American composite herbs with showy flower heads called also blanketflower …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • gaillardia — noun Any of several New World flowering plants of the genus Gaillardia Syn: blanket flower …   Wiktionary

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