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aralia

(əˈreɪlɪə)
n
1. (Plants) any plant of the genus Aralia of trees, shrubs, and herbaceous plants. The greenhouse and house plant generally known as aralia is Schefflera elegantissima of a related genus, grown for its decorative evergreen foliage: family Araliaceae
2. (Botany) any plant of the genus Aralia of trees, shrubs, and herbaceous plants. The greenhouse and house plant generally known as aralia is Schefflera elegantissima of a related genus, grown for its decorative evergreen foliage: family Araliaceae
[New Latin, of uncertain origin]
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Noun1.aralia - any of various plants of the genus Araliaaralia - any of various plants of the genus Aralia; often aromatic plants having compound leaves and small umbellate flowers
genus Aralia - type genus of Araliaceae; large widely distributed genus of shrubs and trees and vines: spikenard; Hercules'-club
ligneous plant, woody plant - a plant having hard lignified tissues or woody parts especially stems
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There are many interesting foliage plants such as the giant Tetrapanax to greet you in the courtyard entrance, as well as fatsias, trochodendron and aralia.
The Japanese angelica tree, Aralia elata, is also known as the devil's walking stick because its single slender trunk is covered in vicious prickles.
"Plants like conifers, boxwoods, grasses, laurels, hollies, ferns, rhododendrons, drimys, aralia, green-leafed Japanese maples are some of our bestsellers."
Featuring white large headed roses, pink large headed roses, peach germini and cerise spray roses with folded aspidistra leaves, salal and aralia leaf, hand-tied, wrapped and presented in Interflora gift packaging.
But it is a realistic depiction of a plant, Aralia umbraculifera (figure 2)--one of the 2,595 paintings called the Roxburgh Icones stored and preserved in the Central National Herbarium (CNH) of Kolkata's botanic garden--the Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Indian Botanic Garden.
Aralia Batuampar, another 21-year-old from Marawi City who sells souvenir items, will also be forced to head back home.
The restaurant's chef will feature Shanghai-style cold appetizers, hot and sour soup with black vinegar, braised sea cucumber and abalone with aralia sprouts, Shanghai-style smoked mero fish, wok-fried sliced beef with Shaoxing rice wine sauce and noodle with dried shrimp and scallion oil.
Aralia elata is excellent for the pocketsized garden and is currently producing its annual sprays of tiny creamy white flowers.
Aralia elata is an excellent tree for the pocket-sized garden and is currently producing its annual display of sprays of tiny creamy white flowers.
Wang, "New antioxidant and antiglycation active triterpenoid saponins from the root bark of Aralia taibaiensis," Fitoterapia, vol.
Total aralosides of Aralia elata (Miq) seem (TASAES) from Chinese traditional herb Longya Aralia chinensis L was found to prevent diabetes-induced cardiac dysfunction and pathological damage through upregulating L-type [Ca.sup.2+] channel current in cardiac cells and decreasing connective tissue growth factor expression at dose of 4.9, 9.8 mg/kg, and 19.6mg/kg/d by gavage, respectively, for 8 weeks [108].