Definition of Talinum calycinum
1. Noun. Pink-flowered perennial of rocky regions of western United States.
Group relationships: Genus Talinum, Talinum
Generic synonyms: Flame Flower, Flame-flower, Flameflower, Talinum Aurantiacum
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Literary usage of Talinum calycinum
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1. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States: Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1897)
"Talinum calycinum Engelm. 1848. Large-flowered Talinum. (Fig. 1428.) Talinum calycinum Engelm. in ..."
2. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science by Kansas Academy of Science (1899)
"... many-spined prickly pear; close at 4 pm to reopen for several days. This has sensitive stamens. Talinum calycinum, large-flowered talinum ..."
3. Transactions of the Annual Meetings of the Kansas Academy of Science by Kansas Academy of Science, Kansas Academy of Science Meeting (1899)
"11 a. m, Talinum calycinum, large-flowered talinum; close early in afternoon. Cucurbita foetidissima, wild gourd; close at 3 pm Opuntia fragilis, ..."