Definition of Narthecium

1. Noun. Bog asphodels; sometimes placed in family Melanthiaceae.

Exact synonyms: Genus Narthecium
Generic synonyms: Liliid Monocot Genus
Group relationships: Family Liliaceae, Liliaceae, Lily Family
Member holonyms: Bog Asphodel



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Narthecium

Narcissus papyraceus
Narcissus pseudonarcissus
Nardil
Nares Deep
Nares Strait
Narew
Narita
Narmada
Narnia
Narnian
Narnians
Narragansett
Narragansett Bay
Narragansetts
Narsingdi District
Narthecium
Narthecium americanum
Narthecium ossifragum
Narutard
Narutards
Naruto
Narva
Naryan-Mar
Nasalis
Nasalis larvatus
Naseby
Nash
Nash equilibrium
Nashi
Nashian

Literary usage of Narthecium

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1. Hand-book of Chemistry by Leopold Gmelin, Henry Watts (1871)
"Pharm. 14, 345 ; N. Br. Arch. 105, 257; Kopp's Jahresber. 1860, 545). Concerning the poisonous properties of narthecium ossifragum, ..."

2. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States: Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1896)
"1788 narthecium pubens Michx. Fl. Bor. Am. 1: 2o9. ... [narthecium Juss. Gen. 47. 1789.] Perennial herbs, with creeping or horizontal rootstocks, ..."

3. The Journal of Comparative Pathology and Therapeutics (1888)
"Molinia was dominant and narthecium ossifragum was present. ... The connection with narthecium was demonstrated by Ender by placing two groups of ..."

4. Annals of the Lyceum of Natural History of New-York by N.Y. Lyceum of Natural History (New York, New York Academy of Sciences (1848)
"narthecium, Juss. gen. p. 47 ; Lam. ill. gen. t. 268 ; Michx.fl. p. 209. ... narthecium Huds. quod ob stylos in unicum ..."

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