Lathyrus


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Noun1.Lathyrus - genus of climbing herbs of Old World and temperate North and South America: vetchlingLathyrus - genus of climbing herbs of Old World and temperate North and South America: vetchling; wild pea
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Papilionoideae, subfamily Papilionoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
vetchling - any of various small plants of the genus Lathyrus; climb usually by means of tendrils
everlasting pea - any of several perennial vines of the genus Lathyrus
broad-leaved everlasting pea, Lathyrus latifolius, perennial pea - perennial climber of central and southern Europe having purple or pink or white flowers; naturalized in North America
beach pea, Lathyrus japonicus, Lathyrus maritimus, sea pea - wild pea of seashores of north temperate zone having tough roots and purple flowers and useful as a sand binder
black pea, Lathyrus niger - perennial of Europe and North Africa; foliage turns black in drying
grass vetch, grass vetchling, Lathyrus nissolia - annual European vetch with red flowers
Lathyrus odoratus, sweet pea, sweetpea - climbing garden plant having fragrant pastel-colored flowers
Lathyrus palustris, marsh pea - scrambling perennial of damp or marshy areas of Eurasia and North America with purplish flowers
common vetchling, Lathyrus pratensis, meadow pea, yellow vetchling - scrambling perennial Eurasian wild pea having yellowish flowers and compressed seed pods; cultivated for forage
grass pea, Indian pea, khesari, Lathyrus sativus - European annual grown for forage; seeds used for food in India and for stock elsewhere
Lathyrus splendens, pride of California - shrubby California perennial having large pink or violet flowers; cultivated as an ornamental
Lathyrus sylvestris, narrow-leaved everlasting pea, flat pea - European perennial with mottled flowers of purple and pink; sometimes cultivated for fodder or as green manure
Lalthyrus tingitanus, Tangier pea, Tangier peavine - North African annual resembling the sweet pea having showy but odorless flowers
earthnut pea, earth-nut pea, heath pea, Lathyrus tuberosus, tuberous vetch - European herb bearing small tubers used for food and in Scotland to flavor whiskey
Lathyrus vernus, spring vetchling, spring vetch - bushy European perennial having nodding racemose violet-blue flowers
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The aim of the present study was to evaluate the total flavonoid contents and the antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory activities of methanol extracts and n-hexane, chloroform, ethyl acetate, and water fractions of the aerial parts of Lathyrus armenus (Boiss&Huet) Sirj, Lathyrus aureus (Stev.) Brandza, Lathyrus cilicicus Hayek&Siehe, Lathyrus laxiflorus (Desf.) O.
The minor group of taxa observed in honey samples were Pyracantha coccinea, Cousinia sp, Centaurea sp., Ajuga sp., Anagallis arvensis, Salvia sp., Taraxacum officinalis, Triticum vulgare, Carduus sp., Astragalus sp., Geranium sp., Lathyrus sp., Vicia sp., Gossypium hirsitum, Cistus sp., and Conium maculatum.
Los especimenes se han identificado mediante el uso de las claves de la Flora iberica, realizadas por Liden (1986) en el caso de Fumaria, y por Gallego (1999) para el de Lathyrus; estas claves se han adaptado para la identificacion de las especies introducidas en Chile.
Over at mr-fothergills.co.uk, there's sweet pea Lathyrus 'Terry Wogan' which has warm salmon-pink blush blooms with a beautiful scent - what a lovely way to remember the muchloved Radio 2 broadcaster.
It has been reported that PI has a significant positive linear relationship with the grain production under water deficit in Lathyrus genus (Silvestre et al.
byzantinus, Lathyrus undulatus, Taraxacum aznavourii, Taraxacum pseudobrachyglossum, Isatis
Some legumes such as Lathyrus species play an important role in the natural ecosystem by occupying various habitats because of their higher adaptability to all types of soils and climatic conditions (9).
Tom Atherton of the National Sweet Pea Society will give a talk on "Sweet Peas, all you need to know about growing them and Lathyrus species".
He made over 100 taxonomic proposals, including the species Allium palentinum, Lathyrus vivantii, Minuartia valentina, Reseda vivantii, Rosa jacetana and Veronica mampodrensis.