genus Scorzonera

noun
genus of narrow-leaved European herbs
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Compositae, ↑family Compositae, ↑Asteraceae, ↑family Asteraceae, ↑aster family
Member Meronyms: ↑black salsify, ↑viper's grass, ↑scorzonera, ↑Scorzonera hispanica

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  • Scorzonera — Taxobox name = Scorzonera image width = 200px image caption = S. purpurea var. rosea regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae genus = Scorzonera genus authority = L. subdivision ranks …   Wikipedia

  • Scorzonera hispanica — Taxobox name = Black salsify image width = 200px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae genus = Scorzonera species = S. hispanica binomial = Scorzonera hispanica binomial authority …   Wikipedia

  • Scorzonera hispanica — noun perennial south European herb having narrow entire leaves and solitary yellow flower heads and long black edible roots shaped like carrots • Syn: ↑black salsify, ↑viper s grass, ↑scorzonera • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Scorzonera — ID 76705 Symbol Key SCORZ Common Name scorzonera Family Asteraceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CA, CO, KS, MT, NE, NM, TX, WY Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • scorzonera — noun A herb from southern Europe, of the genus Scorzonera, having yellow flowers and edible carrot shaped roots; black salsify …   Wiktionary

  • Scorzonera hispanica — ID 76706 Symbol Key SCHI2 Common Name black salsify Family Asteraceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CA Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Scorzonera laciniata — ID 76707 Symbol Key SCLA6 Common Name cutleaf vipergrass Family Asteraceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CO, KS, MT, NE, NM, TX, WY Growth Habit Forb/herb …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • asterid dicot genus — noun genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Hyponyms: ↑genus Achillea, ↑Acroclinium, ↑genus Acroclinium, ↑Ageratina, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • black salsify — noun 1. perennial south European herb having narrow entire leaves and solitary yellow flower heads and long black edible roots shaped like carrots • Syn: ↑viper s grass, ↑scorzonera, ↑Scorzonera hispanica • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant …   Useful english dictionary

  • viper's grass — noun perennial south European herb having narrow entire leaves and solitary yellow flower heads and long black edible roots shaped like carrots • Syn: ↑black salsify, ↑scorzonera, ↑Scorzonera hispanica • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Mem …   Useful english dictionary

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