Definition of Myrtaceous tree
1. Noun. Trees and shrubs.
Generic synonyms: Angiospermous Tree, Flowering Tree
Lexicographical Neighbors of Myrtaceous Tree
Literary usage of Myrtaceous tree
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Treasury of Botany: A Popular Dictionary of the Vegetable Kingdom; with ...by John Lindley by John Lindley (1866)
"... but Its principal ranches are more rectangular. [BS] CORAL REEP IN THE CAROLINES. (Plate VII.) [REFERENCE.—«. myrtaceous tree; b. Seai-oln ; c. ..."
2. The Natural History of Plants: Their Forms, Growth, Reproduction, and by Anton Kerner von Marilaun (1902)
"... ie Ficus Benjamina on a supporting myrtaceous tree, the latter obviously suffering under the burden of its oppressor, and already in a dying condition. ..."
3. Journal of an Overland Expedition in Australia, from Moreton Bay to Port by Ludwig Leichhardt (1847)
"... a new myrtaceous tree of irregular stunted growth, about 30 feet high, with linear leaves, similar to those of the rosemary ; a stiff grass, ..."
4. Contributions from the United States National Herbarium by United States National Herbarium, United States National Museum (1905)
"A myrtaceous tree 60 feet (18 meters) in height from the Florida Keys, Bahamas, ... An indigenous myrtaceous tree attaining a height of 50 feet (15 meters). ..."
5. A Dictionary of Science, Literature, & Art: Comprising the Definitions and by George William Cox (1867)
"myrtaceous tree cultivated in the Dutch set- distinguished by its capsular five or ti-n ci-1'. ..."