Lyonia


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Noun1.Lyonia - evergreen or deciduous shrubs or small trees of United States to Antilles and eastern Asia to the HimalayaLyonia - evergreen or deciduous shrubs or small trees of United States to Antilles and eastern Asia to the Himalaya
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Lyonia mariana, stagger bush, staggerbush - deciduous shrub of coastal plain of the eastern United States having nodding pinkish-white flowers; poisonous to stock
he-huckleberry, Lyonia ligustrina, male berry, maleberry, privet andromeda - deciduous much-branched shrub with dense downy panicles of small bell-shaped white flowers
fetter bush, Lyonia lucida, shiny lyonia, fetterbush - showy evergreen shrub of southeastern United States with shiny leaves and angled branches and clusters of pink to reddish flowers that resemble an umbel
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Wilson Ericaceae Lyonia ovalifolia (Wallich) Drudc 9 Rhododendron mariesii Hemsley 8 & E.
Especies caracteristicas: absolutamente estrictas: Bonnetia cubensis, Ravenia ekmanii, Laplacea moensis, Lyonia lippoldii, Calycogonium grisebachii, Vernonia segregata, Callicarpa oblanceolata, Hedyosmum nutans, Euphorbia munizii, Votomita monantha, Plinia baracoensis, Ternstroemia moaensis y Dendrophthora tetrastachya; favorablemente asociadas: Coccoloba shaferi y Byrsonima biflora.
incana, Rhododendron arboreum, Lyonia, Machilus Hurla, Bhutti, Chakoli and odoratissima, Litsea umbrosa, Panarasa Range Myrica sapida, Symplocos crataegoides, Benthamidia Altitude-1518-2492m, capitata Aspect-northeastern, Eastern, I.
Lee, Folk Medicinal Knowledge and Conservation Status of Some Economically Valued Medicinal Plants of District Swat, Pakistan, Lyonia, 11, 101 (2006).
The ericad genus Lyonia Nutt, shows patterns in floral morphology consistent with a bumble bee pollination syndrome, including urceolate corollas, poricidal anthers, and pendulous fragrant inflorescences (Faegri and van der Pijl, 1979; Judd, 1981; Navarro et al, 2007; Willmer, 2011).
1989 'The neurotoxicity of the Cycads: An annotated bibliography for the years 1829-1989', Lyonia 2(5):201-70.
Of 132 medicinal plant species the following 22 are considered rare and endangered; Aconitum atrox, Dactylorhiza hatagirea, Fritillaria roylei, Thalictrum foliolosum, Berberis aristata, Artemisia maritime, Delphinium cashmerianum, Gloriosa superb, Saussurea obvallata, Betula utilis, Nardostachys jatamansi, Swertia chiraita, Rheum austral, Rheum webbianum, Podophylum hexandrum, Hippophea salicifolia, Bergenia ligulata, Bergenia stracheyi, Arnebia benthamii, Rhododendron arboretum, Aegle marmelos, Lyonia ovalifolia and Waldhemia glabra.
Other associates (such as Quercus leucotriphora, Mrrica esculanta and Lyonia ovolifolia) contribute only 17% of the total tree density in the watershed.
The shrub layer is dense, with Cyrilla racemiflora, Leucotheo axillaris, Lyonia lucida, Lyonia ligustrina, Clethra alnifolia, Cliftonia monophylla, Ilex glabra, Persea palustris, Viburnum nudum, and Azalea uiscosum.