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bou·var·di·a

 (bo͞o-vär′dē-ə)
n.
Any of various shrubs or herbs of the genus Bouvardia of Mexico and Central America, cultivated for their showy, tubular, variously colored flowers grouped in terminal clusters.

[New Latin Bouvardia, genus name, after Charles Bouvard (1572-1658), French physician.]

bouvardia

(buːˈvɑːdɪə)
n
a genus of flowering herbs and shrubs of the family Rubiaceae, native to tropical parts of Central America
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The bride carried a European clutch of white hydrangeas, ivory Vendella roses, Porcelana spray roses, and bouvardia
Gonzalez-Cortazar et al., "Anti-inflammatory, antioxidant and anti-acetylcholinesterase activities of Bouvardia ternifolia: potential implications in Alzheimer's disease," Archives of Pharmacal Research, vol.
Over 40,000 stems of coral, orange and hot pink roses were accented by tulips, daffodils, iris, tuberose, forsythia, calla lilies, hydrangea, peony, delphinium, alstroemeria, bouvardia, freesia, nerine lily, viburnum and larkspur.
The John Gosden-trained aughter of Oasis Dream has no fancy entries but is bred to be smart, being closely related to black-type performers Showcasing, Camacho and Bouvardia.
van Doorn, "Xylem occlusion in bouvardia flowers: evidence for a role of peroxidase and cathechol oxidase," Postharvest Biology and Technology, vol.
Con base en la NOM-059-SEMARNAT-2010, Sideroxvlon capiri (DC.) Pittier, 1912 (Sapotaceae) y Zinnia violacea Cav., 1791 (Asteraceae) se encuentran en la categoria de amenazadas; Bouvardia loesneriana Standl., 1936 (Rubiaceae) en proteccion especial, y Sideroxylon cartilagineum (Cronquist) Penn., 1990 (Sapotaceae) y Dalbergia congestiflora Pittier, 1922 (Fabaceae) en peligro de extincion.
En el municipio de Malinaltepec, el habitat es compartido con dos especies de Rubiaceae, Bouvardia borhidiana Lozada-Perez y Edithea floribunda Standl., de distribucion restringida, ya que se conocen para unas pocas localidades de los estados de Guerrero y Oaxaca.
The victory came last year when the filly Bouvardia only had to be ridden out to beat Akhenaten.
The in-form Cecil can strike again with Walk On Water in the coral.co.uk Sprint, a valuable three-year old handicap the stable landed 12 months ago with a similar type in Bouvardia. That one was rated 92, 1lb lower than Walk On Water, who is less exposed and can be forgiven a defeat on soft ground at Salisbury on her final start last year.
The in-form Cecil can strike again with Walk On Water in the coral.co.uk Sprint, a valuable three-year-old handicap the stable landed 12 months ago with a similar type in Bouvardia.