Definition of Smyrnium
1. Noun. Alexanders.
Generic synonyms: Rosid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Apiaceae, Carrot Family, Family Apiaceae, Family Umbelliferae, Umbelliferae
Member holonyms: Alexander, Alexanders, Black Lovage, Horse Parsley, Smyrnium Olusatrum
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Smyrnium
Literary usage of Smyrnium
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Botanical Materia Medica: Consisting of the Generic and Specific by Jonathan Stokes (1812)
"Smyrnium. Seeds united by their inner margins ; outer side with 3 angles; ... Petals lanceolate. Obs. 5159. 7690. L. 1. Smyrnium per foliation. ..."
2. The Flora of Berkshire: Being a Topographical and Historical Account of the by George Claridge Druce (1897)
"Smyrnium is recorded for Surrey, Hants, W. Gloucestershire, and Oxfordshire, but it ia a very doubtful native in most of its inland localities in Britain. ..."
3. Bibliographical Index to North American Botany: Or, Citations of Authorities by Sereno Watson (1878)
"Smyrnium cordatum. Walter, 114. Michx. Fl. 1. 170. Persoon, 1. 322. Suppl. 3. ... 28 ; Schult. Syst. 6. 438 ; Syst. 1. 891. Torrey, Fl. US 307. Smyrnium ..."
4. The Gardeners Dictionaryby Philip Miller by Philip Miller (1754)
"Smyrnium. Mattb. Common Alexanders. 2. Smyrnium peregrinum, retarda folio. ... С. В. Р. Foreign Alexanders, with an oblong Leaf. 4. Smyrnium Creticum" ..."