Definition of Anastatica
1. Noun. One species: rose of Jericho; resurrection plant.
Generic synonyms: Dilleniid Dicot Genus
Member holonyms: Anastatica Hierochuntica, Resurrection Plant, Rose Of Jericho
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Anastatica
Literary usage of Anastatica
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Natural History of Plants: Their Forms, Growth, Reproduction, and by Francis Wall Oliver, Anton Kerner von Marilaun, Marian (Balfour) Busk (1895)
"Fruits which open upon being wetted with water. i Anastatica ... When growing wild Anastatica remains closed during the long drought which follows the ..."
2. Hortus Kewensis; Or, A Catalogue of the Plants Cultivated in the Royal by William Aiton (1812)
"Mill. diet. ed. 7-n.<2. Fl. April and May. H. T;. Anastatica ... Common Anastatica, Rose of Jericho. Nat. of the Levant. Cult. 1.597. Get: herl. 1200. f. 1. ..."