Kolkwitzia

noun
Chinese genus of 1 species: beauty bush
Syn: ↑genus Kolkwitzia
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Meronyms: ↑beauty bush, ↑Kolkwitzia amabilis

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\\kōlˈkwitsēə, käl-\ noun
Etymology: New Latin, from Richard Kolkwitz b1873 German biologist + New Latin -ia
1. capitalized : a genus of Chinese shrubs of the family Caprifoliaceae having short-stipuled leaves and tubular flowers succeeded by ovoid bristly achenes
2. -s : any plant of the genus Kolkwitzia; especially : beauty bush

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  • Kolkwitzia — amabilis Kolkwitzia amabilis …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Kolkwitzia — prop. n. A Chinese genus having only one species, the beauty bush. Syn: genus {Kolkwitzia}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Kolkwitzia —   Kolkwitzia …   Wikipedia Español

  • Kolkwitzia — ID 44394 Symbol Key KOLKW Common Name kolkwitzia Family Caprifoliaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution KY, MA, MI, PA, UT, VT Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Kolkwitzia — …   Википедия

  • kolkwitzia — kolk·witz·ia …   English syllables

  • Kolkwitzia Amabilis — Kolkwitzia amabilis …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Kolkwitzia amabilis — Kolkwitzia amabilis …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Kolkwitzia amabilis —   Kolkwitzia amabilis Kolkwitzia …   Wikipedia Español

  • Kolkwitzia amabilis — taxobox name = Beauty Bush image width = regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Dipsacales familia = Caprifoliaceae genus = Kolkwitzia species = K. amabilis binomial = Kolkwitzia amabilis binomial authority =… …   Wikipedia

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