helianthemum


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helianthemum

(hiːlɪˈænθəməm)
n
(Plants) any plant of the dwarf evergreen genus Helianthemum, some species of which are grown as rock-garden plants for their numerous papery yellow or orange flowers; related to the rockrose, which they resemble: family Cistaceae. Also called: Cape primrose
[New Latin, from Greek hēlios sun + anthemon flower]
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Noun1.helianthemum - any plant of the genus Helianthemumhelianthemum - any plant of the genus Helianthemum; vigorous plants of stony alpine meadows and dry scrub regions
genus Helianthemum - widely distributed evergreen or semi-evergreen shrublets; America; Europe and North Africa to Asia Minor and central Asia
Crocanthemum canadense, frostweed, frost-weed, frostwort, Helianthemum canadense - perennial of the eastern United States having early solitary yellow flowers followed by late petalless flowers; so-called because ice crystals form on it during first frosts
rock rose, rockrose - any of numerous varieties of helianthemums having small rose-like yellow or white or reddish flowers
Helianthemum scoparium, rush rose - woody yellow-flowered perennial of southeastern United States
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Cistus, Fumana, Halimium, Helianthemum and Tuberaria; Munoz-Garmendia & Navarro, 1993).
Effect of drought stress on growth and water relations of the mycorrhizal association Helianthemum almerienseTerfezia claveryi.
In addition, the mutual relationship between desert truffles and Helianthemum sp.
Take cuttings of rock plants such as aubrieta, phlox, thyme and helianthemum
This week's online offer is for a free pack of six helianthemum when you buy a collection of 12 for PS17.
Easy-to-root plants include lavatera, helianthemum, choisya, deutzia, escallonia, hebe, hydrangea, lavender, philadelphus and weigela, as well as fuchsia and olearia.
Easy-to-root plants include lavatera, helianthemum, choisya, deutzia, escallonia (pictured), hebe, hydrangea, lavender, philadelphus and weigela, as well as fuchsia and olearia.
Seed germination of five Helianthemum species: Effect of temperature and presowing treatments.
Hippocrepis comosa, Coronilla varia, Gentiana cruciata, Helianthemum ovatum) and tall (Cirsium pannonicum, Centaurea scabiosa, Seseli libanotis, Peucedanum cervaria) forbs.
As for shrubs, Bell recommends the varieties below, which are followed by their scientific names: Dwarf Strawberry bush, Arbutus unedo Compacta; Wild lilac, Ceanothus Victoria; Rockrose, Cistus x hybridus; Sunrose, Helianthemum nummularium; Flowering currant, Ribes sanguineum; and Lavender, Lavandula spp.
Dentro de estos, 114 estan confinados al centro del pais, seis se restringen al area de estudio y regiones adyacentes: Coreopsis guanajuatensis, Helianthemum argenteum, H.