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Noun1.Eranthis - winter aconiteEranthis - winter aconite      
magnoliid dicot genus - genus of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
Eranthis hyemalis, winter aconite - small Old World perennial herb grown for its bright yellow flowers which appear in early spring often before snow is gone
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While snowdrops (Galanthus) and winter aconite (Eranthis) hold a special place in my heart because they are the very first bulbs to bloom, the real show begins with crocus.
Winter Aconites (Eranthis hyemalis) Aconites grow well in zones three to seven, in full sun or partial shade.
Extraction and purification of the lectin found in the tubers of Eranthis hyemalis (winter aconite).
Eranthis Hyemalis (Winter Aconite) This charming little plant will bring sunny yellow cup-shaped flowers from late winter onwards.
Eranthis Hyemalis, otherwise known as Winter Aconite, is remarkably hardy and offers a welcome burst of winter colour
RANUNCULACEAE (Buttercup Family) ERANTHIS HYEMALIS (L.) Salisb.--CW; MWL [planted and naturalized]; Rare but locally abundant; C = 0; BSUH 19747.
In one of the beds that runs alongside our beeches, there's a change from the ubiquitous white bells where splashes of brilliant yellow eranthis, winter aconite, punctuate spent copper leaves.
Eranthis Hyemalis 'Guinea Gold', Winter Aconite is just showing its egg-yolk-yellow-like face with a green ruffed collar in my garden and is a joy to see.
OK, this week's offer is a bit of a cheat, but winter aconites, or Eranthis hyemalis, will give you the look of summer wildflowers upon glossy green foliage from January through to March.
Chionodoxa (glory of the snow), crocus, Eranthis (winter aconite), fritillaria, Leucojum (snowflake),
Chionodoxa (Glory-of-the-snow), Eranthis (Winter aconite) and Crocus chrysanthus (Snow crocus) will herald the coming season and serve to move us together into a glorious spring season.