liliaceous plant

noun
plant growing from a bulb or corm or rhizome or tuber
Hypernyms: ↑bulbous plant
Hyponyms:
lily, ↑agapanthus, ↑lily of the Nile, ↑albuca, ↑colicroot, ↑colic root, ↑crow corn, ↑star grass, ↑unicorn root, ↑alliaceous plant, ↑alstroemeria, ↑fly poison, ↑Amianthum muscaetoxicum, ↑Amianthum muscitoxicum, ↑Saint-Bernard's-lily, ↑Anthericum liliago, ↑amber lily, ↑Anthericum torreyi, ↑asphodel, ↑golden star, ↑golden stars, ↑Bloomeria crocea, ↑brodiaea, ↑mariposa, ↑mariposa tulip, ↑mariposa lily, ↑globe lily, ↑fairy lantern, ↑cat's-ear, ↑sego lily, ↑Calochortus nuttallii, ↑camas, ↑camass, ↑quamash, ↑camosh, ↑camash, ↑dogtooth violet, ↑dogtooth, ↑dog's-tooth violet, ↑avalanche lily, ↑Erythronium montanum, ↑tulip, ↑day lily, ↑daylily, ↑hyacinth, ↑wild hyacinth, ↑wood hyacinth, ↑bluebell, ↑harebell, ↑Hyacinthoides nonscripta, ↑Scilla nonscripta, ↑grape hyacinth, ↑scilla, ↑squill, ↑false asphodel, ↑sea squill, ↑sea onion, ↑Urginea maritima, ↑bog asphodel, ↑hellebore, ↑false hellebore, ↑squaw grass, ↑bear grass, ↑Xerophyllum tenax, ↑death camas, ↑zigadene, ↑trillium, ↑wood lily, ↑wake-robin, ↑lily of the valley, ↑May lily, ↑Convallaria majalis, ↑clintonia, ↑Clinton's lily, ↑lilyturf, ↑lily turf, ↑Liriope muscari, ↑false lily of the valley, ↑Maianthemum canadense, ↑Maianthemum bifolium, ↑Solomon's-seal
Member Holonyms: ↑Liliaceae, ↑family Liliaceae, ↑lily family

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  • liliaceous — /lil ee ay sheuhs/, adj. 1. of or like the lily. 2. belonging to the plant family Liliaceae. Cf. lily family. [1725 35; < LL liliaceus. See LILY, ACEOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • bulbous plant — noun plant growing from a bulb • Hypernyms: ↑vascular plant, ↑tracheophyte • Hyponyms: ↑iridaceous plant, ↑amaryllis, ↑blood lily, ↑narcissus, ↑liliaceous plant, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • alliaceous plant — noun bulbous plants having a characteristic pungent onion odor • Hypernyms: ↑liliaceous plant • Hyponyms: ↑wild onion, ↑wild leek, ↑Levant garlic, ↑kurrat, ↑Allium ampeloprasum, ↑C …   Useful english dictionary

  • bear grass — noun 1. yucca of southern United States having a clump of basal grasslike leaves and a central stalk with a terminal raceme of small whitish flowers • Syn: ↑Yucca smalliana • Hypernyms: ↑yucca 2. yucca of west central United States having a clump …   Useful english dictionary

  • clintonia — noun any temperate liliaceous plant of the genus Clintonia having broad basal leaves and white or yellowish or purplish flowers followed by blue or black berries • Syn: ↑Clinton s lily • Hypernyms: ↑liliaceous plant • Hyponyms: ↑red Clintonia,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • false lily of the valley — noun 1. small white flowered plant of western Europe to Japan • Syn: ↑Maianthemum bifolium • Hypernyms: ↑liliaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑Maianthemum, ↑genus Maianthemum 2. small two leaved herb of the northern Unit …   Useful english dictionary

  • wood lily — noun 1. lily of eastern North America having orange to orange red purple spotted flowers • Syn: ↑Lilium philadelphicum • Hypernyms: ↑lily 2. any liliaceous plant of the genus Trillium having a whorl of three leaves at the top of the stem with a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • False Solomon's seal — Solomon Sol o*mon, n. One of the kings of Israel, noted for his superior wisdom and magnificent reign; hence, a very wise man. {Sol o*mon ic}, a. [1913 Webster] {Solomon s seal} (Bot.), a perennial liliaceous plant of the genus {Polygonatum},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • P biflorum — Solomon Sol o*mon, n. One of the kings of Israel, noted for his superior wisdom and magnificent reign; hence, a very wise man. {Sol o*mon ic}, a. [1913 Webster] {Solomon s seal} (Bot.), a perennial liliaceous plant of the genus {Polygonatum},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • P giganteum — Solomon Sol o*mon, n. One of the kings of Israel, noted for his superior wisdom and magnificent reign; hence, a very wise man. {Sol o*mon ic}, a. [1913 Webster] {Solomon s seal} (Bot.), a perennial liliaceous plant of the genus {Polygonatum},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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