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Noun1.Maianthemum - sometimes placed in family Convallariaceae: false lily of the valleyMaianthemum - sometimes placed in family Convallariaceae: false lily of the valley
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
Maianthemum canadense, false lily of the valley - small two-leaved herb of the northern United States and parts of Canada having racemes of small fragrant white flowers
false lily of the valley, Maianthemum bifolium - small white-flowered plant of western Europe to Japan
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This statistical interaction has been found both for spring perennial herb abundance and Maianthemum racemosum L.
Common herbaceous species included sarsaparilla (Aralia nudicaulis), baneberry (Actea spp.), false lily-of-the-valley (Maianthemum canadensis), wild vetch (Vicia americana), and Virginia anemone (Anemone virginiana).
Other noteworthy species included Scrophularia marilandica as well as monocots such as Maianthemum racemosum and a variety of grasses.
Escaping herbivory: refuge effects on the morphology and shoot demography of the clonal forest herb Maianthemum canadense.
These sites sometimes include such Yukon rarities as Maianthemum canadensis (wild lily-of-the-valley) (Cody, 2000:616) and Matteuccia struthiopteris (ostrich fern).
Carex digitata L., Lycopus europaeus L., Galium boreale L., and fertile soil indicators--Aegopodium podagraria L., Maianthemum bifolium (L.) F.W.Schmidt, Urtica dioica L., Sonchus oleraceus L., and Solanum dulcamara L.
Tanto para este analisis como para el de preferencias entre las cinco zonas de Johansson solo usamos 16 especies de epifitas y tres generos (Anthurium, Maianthemum y Maxillaria) que fueron encontradas al menos el 20% de los hospederos.
Two Leaf Solomon's Seal Maianthemum canadense is the smallest of the group growing 5-15 cm (2-6 in) tall.
Later, the group learned about Maianthemum stellatum, or starry-eyed Solomon's seal.
Thus a spruce forest may contain relatively large patches of May lily (Maianthemum bifolium), starflowers (Trientalis europaea and T.
Biosystematic studies on Maianthemum (Liliaceae-Polygonatae), II: Geography and ecological life history.
divaricatus, Athyrium felix-femina, Berberis thunbergii, Brachyelytrum erectum, Clintonia borealis, Corylus cornuta, Crataegus sp., Dennstaedtia punctilobula, Diervilla lonicera, Dryopteris carthusiana/intermedia, Gaultheria procumbens, Ilex verticillata, Lonicera canadensis, Lycopodium obscurum, Lysimachia quadrifolia, Maianthemum canadense, Medeola virginiana, Mitchella repens, Onoclea sensibilis, Osmunda Cinnamomea, 0.