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pyrola

(ˈpɪrələ)
n
(Plants) another name for wintergreen3
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Noun1.pyrola - any of several evergreen perennials of the genus Pyrolapyrola - any of several evergreen perennials of the genus Pyrola
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Pyrola - short-stemmed perennial herbs of cool or temperate regions: wintergreen; shinleaf
false wintergreen, Pyrola americana, Pyrola rotundifolia americana - evergreen of eastern North America with leathery leaves and numerous white flowers
lesser wintergreen, Pyrola minor - the common wintergreen having many-flowered racemes of pink-tinged white flowers; Europe and North America
Pyrola elliptica, shinleaf, wild lily of the valley - North American evergreen with small pinkish bell-shaped flowers and oblong leaves used formerly for shinplasters
Pyrola rotundifolia, wild lily of the valley - evergreen with rounded leaves and very fragrant creamy-white flowers; widely distributed in northern parts of Old and New Worlds
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Cirsium oleraceum Cirsium palustre Deschampsia caespitosa + Drosera rotundifolia Epilobium adenocaulon Epilobium angustifolium + Epilobium hirsutum Epilobium montanum Eriophomm vaginatum + + + + Galinsoga ciliata Lycopodium annolinum Melampyrum pratense + Mycelis muralis Orthilia secunda Oxycoccus palustris + Poa trivialis Pteridium aquilinum + Pyrola rotundifolia Rubus chamaemorus Senecio vulgaris Taraxacum spp.
Chameophytes of the area included Bergenia stracheyi, Scabiosa speciosa, Epilobium laxum, Potentilla salesoviana, Bistorta affinis, Pyrola secunda, Nepeta kokanica.
In Ericaceae monosymmetry with sigmoid curvature of the pollination organs occurs in Pyrola and Rhododendron (Stevens et al.
Gandhi interpreted as being formed from the genus Pyrola, genitive form Pyrolae, has been made in IPNI by Gandhi in 2008 (pers.
However, the sole representative of the Monotropoid included in their 18S data was that of the autotrophic Pyrola rotundifolia of the tribe Pyroleae.
Glesyn y gaeaf dwi'n credu ydi'r enw Cymraeg ar 'wintergreen' a Pyrola minor ydi'r enw gwyddonol.
One of five species of Pyrola found in New York, it is recognized by its leafless flower stalks which bear drooping flowers with long protruding styles.
Isolation and identification of anti-inflammatory and analgesic principles from the whole herb of Pyrola rotundifolia L.
In Europe, GSG Analytical, which released its popular Pyromat in 2000, and Pyrol AB, which produces the filament-based Pyrola 2000, compete for the bulk of sales.
In the first stage, the flowers can only be cross-pollinated by insects (in Pyrola, Chimaphila, and Moneses) or by the wind (in Orthilia).
Algific talus slopes harbor populations of over 60 vascular plant species that are disjunct in Iowa from wet woods and bogs in northern or western boreal forests, including Adoxa moschatellina, Carex media, Cornus canadensis, Linnaea borealis, Mertensia paniculata, Poa paludigena, Pyrola asarifolia, Rihaimnus alnifolia, Ribes hudsonianum, Streptopus roseus, and Viola renifolia (Thorne 1964, Frest 1982).