Liriope


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liriope

(lɪˈraɪəpɪ)
n
(Plants) a genus of Asian grasslike plants, of the family Asparagaceae, with small flowers
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Noun1.Liriope - sometimes placed in family Convallariaceae: lilyturf
liliid monocot genus - genus of monocotyledonous plants comprising mostly herbs having usually petaloid sepals and petals and compound pistils
family Liliaceae, Liliaceae, lily family - includes species sometimes divided among the following families: Alliaceae; Aloeaceae; Alstroemeriaceae; Aphyllanthaceae; Asparagaceae; Asphodelaceae; Colchicaceae; Convallariaceae; Hemerocallidaceae; Hostaceae; Hyacinthaceae; Melanthiaceae; Ruscaceae; Smilacaceae; Tecophilaeacea; Xanthorrhoeaceae
lily turf, lilyturf, Liriope muscari - Asiatic perennial tufted herb with grasslike evergreen foliage and clusters of dark mauve grapelike flowers; grown as ground cover
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Nawaz Sharif should have taken time off from his activities to read Greek Mythology and the tale of Narcissus, son of the river deity Cephissus and nymph Liriope.
PLANT OF THE WEEK LIRIOPE MUSCARI Big blue lilyturf, pictured right, is a low-growing herbaceous perennial.
These include Dominion at Eden Brook and Dominion Kings Place in Columbia, Lakeside Mill in Owings Mills, Ellicott Grove in Ellicott City, Arborview at Riverside and Liriope in Belcamp, and Dominion Constant Friendship in Abingdon.
added liriope rhizome extract for its soothing and moisturizing properties to its holistic Sulwhasoo color cosmetics line, which is an extension of the skin care range.
The silver-mauve spikes and violet blue flowers of Liriope muscari is useful for edging beds and borders at this time of year, and works well in dry, shady parts of the garden.
To soften the setting, Brown created a curving walkway through the garden space and lined flowerbeds with thick swaths of liriope.
3] (28%), ginsenoside F1 (22%), and ginsenoside F2 (45%) from Panax ginseng, gypenoside XVII (43%) and notoginsenoside Ft1 (40%) from Panax notoginseng, polyphyllin I (24%), polyphyllin III (32%), polyphyllin VI (31%), and polyphyllin VII (32%) from Paris polyphylla, liriopesides B (65%) and Liriope muscari baily saponins C (57%) from Liriope muscari, ophiopogonin D' (54%) from Ophiopogon japonicas, saikosaponin A (25%) from Bupleurum chinense, schisandrin B (30%) from Schisandra chinensis, and anisodine hydrobromide (60%) from Anisodus tanguticus.
According to a version of the myth, he was the son of the god Cephissus and the nymph Liriope.
Ajugas with white, pink, blue, or purple flowers and leaves of various colors, Lady's Mantle (Alchemila), Lily-of-the-Valley, some of the Astible, Epimedium, ferns, Lamium, Ground Phlox, Veronica, Carex, Liriope, Waldsteinia (Barren Strawberry), Thyme in great variety, as well as the Sedums and Hens and Chickens that can be used in hot, dry, sunny locations.
2011); who obtained longer and reduced number of shoots per explant on Liriope platyphylla using Kin compared to BAP or TDZ.
Por eso, cumpliendo la profecia deTiresias, quien revela a Liriope que su hijo morira cuando "se conozca a si mismo", muere en cuanto se ve.