Antirrhinum


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antirrhinum

(ˌæntɪˈraɪnəm)
n
(Plants) any scrophulariaceous plant of the genus Antirrhinum, esp the snapdragon, which have two-lipped flowers of various colours
[C16: via Latin from Greek antirrhinon, from anti- (imitating) + rhis nose; so called from a fancied likeness to an animal's snout]
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Noun1.antirrhinum - a genus of herbs of the family Scrophulariaceae with brightly colored irregular flowersAntirrhinum - a genus of herbs of the family Scrophulariaceae with brightly colored irregular flowers
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Scrophulariaceae, figwort family, foxglove family, Scrophulariaceae - a family of dicotyledonous plants of the order Polemoniales; includes figwort and snapdragon and foxglove and toadflax and speedwell and mullein; in some classifications placed in the order Scrophulariales
snapdragon - a garden plant of the genus Antirrhinum having showy white or yellow or crimson flowers resembling the face of a dragon
Translations

antirrhinum

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antirrhinum

[ˌæntɪˈraɪnəm] nantirrino
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A Dragonis B Petunia C Antirrhinum D Antidragonum 12.
An appraisal of the use of reciprocal transfer experiments: assessing the stages of photoperiod sensitivity in Antirrhinum majus L.
A tray of tagetes (marigolds) or antirrhinum (snapdragons) will add instant colour to your garden.
I loved Unwins Little Growers, designed to get kids interested with attractive bright packaging and fun names to pique their interest: Nasturtium Jeepers Creepers, Antirrhinum Snapdragons, Asclepias Hedgehogs, Mexican hats (coneflowers), sunflowers and Tagetes, pumpkins and courgette balls.
The Delila (Del) and Rosea1 (ROS1) genes from the snapdragon Antirrhinum majus were concomitantly expressed to produce an anthocyanin-rich tomato, which was purple in color.
Some 240 Yorkshire schools lining the race route were each given a share of 120,000 seeds of Antirrhinum Majus Arrow Yellow, a flowering snapdragon, and asked to use their surroundings as inspiration.
The flowers put on display included Gypsophila, Gamolepis, Acroclinium, Anchusa, Ageratum, Aster, Alyssum, Antirrhinum, Calendula, Candytuft, Corn Flower, Cineraria, Clarkia, Dianthus, Dimorphotheca, English Daisy, Gazania, and Helichrysum.
We thank Daniel Pinto for his indications to find the population of Antirrhinum lopesianum on the banks of the River Uces.
Tim Brindley, Dartmouth AIT sounds like antirrhinum - more commonly known as snapdragons.
petunia antirrhinum, calendula, dog flowers and many other flowering and non-flowering plants.
Asi, esta muy bien caracterizada por taxones endemicos o subendemicos lusitano durienses, tales como: Allium schmitzii, Anarrhinum duriminium, Antirrhinum lopesianum, Holcus setiglumis subsp.