Definition of Bloodwort family
1. Noun. Some genera placed in family Liliaceae.
Generic synonyms: Liliopsid Family, Monocot Family
Member holonyms: Bloodwort, Genus Haemodorum, Haemodorum, Anigozanthus, Genus Anigozanthus
Group relationships: Liliales, Order Liliales
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bloodwort Family
Literary usage of Bloodwort family
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1. Manual of the Botany of the Northern United States by Asa Gray (1859)
"... (bloodwort family.) Herbs, with fibrous roots, usually equitant ¡eaves, and perfect 3 ... bloodwort family."
2. Field, Forest, and Garden Botany: A Simple Introduction to the Common Plants by Asa Gray (1895)
"E. bloodwort family. Fibrous-rooted, herbaceous plants, with perfect and regular 3-6-androus flowers, which are scurfy or woolly outside; perianth tubular ..."
3. Michigan Flora: A List of the Fern and Seed Plants Growing Without Cultivation by William James Beal (1904)
"... Strawberry 73 Blodgett, HT, Plants of Blitum 73 Mason County 10 Blood-root 80 bloodwort family 80 Blueberry, Canada 109 Dwarf 109 Low 109 Swamp 109 Blue ..."