Definition of Parsley-leaved thorn

1. Noun. Southern United States hawthorn with pinnately lobed leaves.

Exact synonyms: Crataegus Apiifolia, Crataegus Marshallii, Parsley Haw
Group relationships: Crataegus, Genus Crataegus
Generic synonyms: Haw, Hawthorn



Parsley-leaved Thorn Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Parsley-leaved Thorn Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Parsley-leaved Thorn

parsec
parsecs
parsed
parser
parsers
parses
parsettensite
parsimonies
parsimonious
parsimoniously
parsimoniousness
parsimony
parsing
parsings
parsley
parsley-leaved thorn (current term)
parsley frog
parsley haw
parsleyed
parsleys
parslied
parsnep
parsneps
parsnip
parsniplike
parsnippy
parsnips
parsnipy
parson
parson's nose

Literary usage of Parsley-leaved thorn

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Trees of the Northern United States: Their Study, Description and by Austin Craig Apgar (1892)
"(PARSLEY- LEAVED THORN.) Leaves small, ovate, with a broad truncate or heart-shaped base, pinnatifid into 5 to 7 crowded, irregularly toothed lobes; ..."

2. The American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge by Charles Anderson Dana (1876)
"... having often a pleasant flavor; there are several varieties of this, one of which has its fruit dotted with white. The parsley-leaved thorn (0. ..."

3. Practical Forestry: A Treatise on the Propagation, Planting, and Cultivation by Andrew Samuel Fuller (1910)
"parsley-leaved thorn.—Leaves and young branches white, pubescent or downy, when young ; leaves small, divided into live to seven lobes, sharply toothed. ..."

4. Practical Forestry: A Treatise on the Propagation, Planting, and Cultivation by Andrew Samuel Fuller (1914)
"parsley-leaved thorn.—Leaves and young branches white, pubescent or downy, when young ; leaves small, divided into five to seven lobes, sharply toothed. ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Parsley-leaved thorn

Search for Parsley-leaved thorn on Dictionary.com!Search for Parsley-leaved thorn on Thesaurus.com!Search for Parsley-leaved thorn on Google!Search for Parsley-leaved thorn on Wikipedia!

Search