Definition of Moneses uniflora
1. Noun. Delicate evergreen dwarf herb of north temperate regions having a solitary white terminal flower; sometimes placed in genus Pyrola.
Generic synonyms: Herb, Herbaceous Plant
Group relationships: Genus Moneses, Moneses
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Moneses Uniflora
Literary usage of Moneses uniflora
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1. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States, Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1913)
"Moneses uniflora (L.) A. Gray. One- flowered Wintergreen. Fig. 3205. ... Moneses uniflora A. Gray, Man. 273. 1848. Stem bearing 1-3 pairs or whorls of ..."
2. Lake Superior: Its Physical Character, Vegetation, and Animals, Compared by Louis Agassiz, James Elliot Cabot (1850)
"Moneses uniflora Salisb. Woods of the Vosges. Chimaphila umbellata Null. Forests of the Vosges. No family is more homogeneous in its distribution, ..."
3. Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club by Torrey Botanical Club (1894)
"3. MONESES Salisb. in SF Gray, Arr. Brit. PI. 2: 403 (1821). 2915. Moneses uniflora (L.) A. Gray, Man. 273 (1848). Pyrola uniflora L. Sp. PI. ..."