Amberboa


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Noun1.Amberboa - herbs of Mediterranean to central Asia cultivated for their flowers
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
aster family, Asteraceae, Compositae, family Asteraceae, family Compositae - plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia
Amberboa moschata, Centaurea moschata, sweet sultan - Asian plant widely grown for its sweetly fragrant pink flowers; sometimes placed in genus Centaurea
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Amberboa muricata 'Sweet Sultan' Good for attracting bees and butterflies to the garden, with purple-mauve fluffy flowers atop tall stems.
Amberboa lippii) was locally common on the Jebel Qitab summit plateau in March 2014, especially in silt accumulations, although it had not been recorded on previous visits to the same locality.
The selection includes Scabious 'Oxford Blue', Ammi majus 'Graceland' Cosmidium burridgeanum 'Philippine', Nigella bucharica 'Blue Stars', Orlaya grandiflora, Amberboa muricata and Calendula 'Sherbet Fizz'.