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var. spelling of pentstemon.

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  • Penstemon — Penstemon …   Wikipédia en Français

  • penstemon — ☆ penstemon [pen stē′mən, pen′stəmən ] n. [ModL < Gr penta , five + stēmōn, warp: see STAMEN] any of a large genus (Penstemon) of chiefly North American plants of the figwort family, having five stamens, the fifth of which is bearded and… …   English World dictionary

  • Penstemon — Taxobox name = Beard tongue image width = 250px image caption = Balloon Flower ( Penstemon palmeri ) regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Lamiales familia = Plantaginaceae genus = Penstemon genus authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • Penstemon — Bartfaden Penstemon bridgesii Systematik Abteilung: Bedecktsamer (Magnoliophyta) Klasse …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Penstemon — bicol …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Penstemon —   Penstemon …   Wikipedia Español

  • Penstemon — penstemonas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Bervidinių (Scrophulariaceae) šeimos augalų gentis (Penstemon). atitikmenys: lot. Penstemon angl. beard tongue; penstemon vok. Bartfaden; Fünffaden; Penstemon rus. пенстемон lenk. penstemon …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • penstemon — /pen stee meuhn, pen steuh meuhn/, n. any of numerous chiefly North American plants belonging to the genus Penstemon, of the figwort family, some species of which are cultivated for their showy, variously colored flowers. Also, pentstemon. [1750… …   Universalium

  • penstemon — also pentstemon noun Etymology: New Latin, from penta + Greek stēmōn warp, thread more at stamen Date: 1760 any of a genus (Penstemon) of chiefly American herbs of the snapdragon family with showy tubular flowers …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Penstemon — ID 60657 Symbol Key PENST Common Name beardtongue Family Scrophulariaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • penstemon — [pɛn sti:mən, stɛmən, pɛnstɪmən] (also pentstemon) noun a North American plant with stems of showy snapdragon like flowers. [Genus Penstemon.] Origin mod. L., formed irregularly from penta + Gk stēmōn warp , used to mean stamen …   English new terms dictionary

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