kangaroo paw

noun
sedgelike spring-flowering herb having clustered flowers covered with woolly hairs; Australia
Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant
Member Holonyms: ↑Anigozanthus, ↑genus Anigozanthus

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  • Kangaroo paw — taxobox name = Kangaroo paws image caption = Anigozanthos manglesii regnum = Plantae unranked divisio = Angiosperms unranked classis = Monocots unranked ordo = Commelinids ordo = Commelinales familia = Haemodoraceae|Kangaroo paw is a common name… …   Wikipedia

  • kangaroo-paw — /kæŋgəˈru pɔ / (say kangguh rooh paw) noun 1. any of several plants of the western Australian genus Anigozanthos, having an inflorescence bearing a resemblance to the paw of a kangaroo, especially A. manglesii, red and green kangaroo paw, the… …   Australian English dictionary

  • kangaroo paw — noun Any of various perennial flowering plants of the family Haemodoraceae, endemic to the south west of Western Australia …   Wiktionary

  • kangaroo paw — noun an Australian plant with strap like leaves and tubular flowers with woolly outer surfaces. [Genera Anigozanthos and Macropidia: several species.] …   English new terms dictionary

  • evergreen kangaroo-paw — gelsvasis ožūnis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Hemodorinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Anigozanthos flavidus), paplitęs Australijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Anigozanthos flavidus angl. evergreen kangaroo paw; tall kangaroo paw šaltinis… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • tall kangaroo-paw — gelsvasis ožūnis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Hemodorinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Anigozanthos flavidus), paplitęs Australijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Anigozanthos flavidus angl. evergreen kangaroo paw; tall kangaroo paw šaltinis… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Mangles' kangaroo-paw — raudonasis ožūnis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Hemodorinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Anigozanthos manglesii), paplitęs Australijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Anigozanthos manglesii angl. Mangles kangaroo paw; red and green kangaroo paw… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • red-and-green kangaroo-paw — raudonasis ožūnis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Hemodorinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Anigozanthos manglesii), paplitęs Australijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Anigozanthos manglesii angl. Mangles kangaroo paw; red and green kangaroo paw… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Bicentennial kangaroo paw — noun a hybrid kangaroo paw with red flowers, developed and released for the Australian Bicentennial …   Australian English dictionary

  • yellow kangaroo-paw — gražusis ožūnis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Hemodorinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Anigozanthos pulcherrimus), paplitęs Australijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Anigozanthos pulcherrimus angl. yellow kangaroo paw šaltinis Valstybinės lietuvių …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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