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Noun1.Limonium - sea lavenderLimonium - sea lavender        
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
family Plumbaginaceae, leadwort family, Plumbaginaceae, sea-lavender family - perennial herbs and shrubs and lianas; cosmopolitan especially in saltwater areas
marsh rosemary, sea lavender, statice - any of various plants of the genus Limonium of temperate salt marshes having spikes of white or mauve flowers
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Effects of [alpha]aminoisobutyric acid and sucrose on the vase life of hybrid Limonium. Postharvest Biology and Technology.
Salt marshes and muddy seashores of South Korea contain a commonly known edible halophyte species, Limonium tetragonum, which grows in places that come into contact with waters of high salinity [11].
They are: thymus serpyllum extract; oryza sativa extract; tilia cordata extract; coffea arabica extract; citrus limonium extract; jasminum sambac (jasmine) flower water; chamomilla recutita (matricaria) dried flower; papaver somniferum seed extract; and gleditsia sinensis thorn extract.
BOTTOM LEFT The papery blooms of statice (Limonium) retain their color when dried.
Yang, "Cloning and characterization of a chitinase gene Lbchi31 from Limonium bicolor and identification of its biological activity," Molecular Biology Reports, vol.
Lack of genetic variability in the rare and endangered Limonium cavanillesii (Plumbaginaceae) using RAPD markers.
Vegetation is similar on the mainland side of the lagoon, although notable additions are the Egyptian fig marigold Mesembryanthemum nodiflorum, whose distribution is rare on mainland UAE, and in a bay on the eastern side of the lagoon (Fig.6,d) a species of sea lavender Limonium carnosum (also considered rare in the UAE), and a grass Panicum antidotale, which has a localised distribution along the Arabian Gulf Coast.