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Noun1.nephthytis - any plant of the genus Nephthytis
aroid, arum - any plant of the family Araceae; have small flowers massed on a spadix surrounded by a large spathe
genus Nephthytis - small genus of tropical western African creeping or twining herbs
Nephthytis afzelii - tropical rhizomatous plant cultivated as an ornamental for its large sagittate leaves
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Other good choices for low-light areas are the Chinese evergreen, the Nephthytis or Arrowhead vine and various varities of easy-to-grow palms.
If you do buy conventional synthetic carpeting, air it out thoroughly installing and decorate the nursery with devil's ivy, nephthytis, and spider plants, which have been shown to absorb off-gassing chemicals.
The tenuinucellate condition is sparsely but widely distributed in monocotyledons (Dahlgren, 1927), and both conditions may sometimes occur within the same genus or even species (e.g., in Hemerocallis: Dahlgren, 1927; Lomandra: Rudall, 1994; Polygonatum and Smilacina: Bjornstadt, 1970; Amaianthium: Eunus, 1951; Nephthytis: Campbell, 1905).