www.mobot.org Research Home | Search | Contact | Site Map  
 
Research
W³TROPICOS
QUICK SEARCH

MO PROJECTS:
Africa
Asia/Pacific
Mesoamerica
North America
South America
General Taxonomy
Photo Essays
Training in Latin
  America

MO RESEARCH:
Wm. L. Brown Center
Bryology
GIS
Graduate Studies
Research Experiences
  for Undergraduates

Imaging Lab
Library
MBG Press
Publications
Climate Change
Catalog Fossil Plants
MO DATABASES:
W³MOST
Image Index
Rare Books
Angiosperm
  Phylogeny

Res Botanica
All Databases
INFORMATION:
What's New?
People at MO
Visitor's Guide
Herbarium
Jobs & Fellowships
Symposium
Research Links
Site Map
Search

Projects
 
Introduction


Browse by Keyword


Search


Abbreviations


Bibliography


Resources


A Grammatical Dictionary of Botanical Latin

 
lignescens,-entis (adj.B): becoming woody, somewhat woody;

- flores spicati v. dense racemosi, spicis racemisve e ramis lignescentibus lateralibus (B&H), flowers spicate or densely racemose, with the spikes or racemes from somewhat woody lateral branches.

- drupa putamine papyraceo v. lignescente (B&H), drupe with a putamen papery or somewhat woody.

- arbores petiolo lignescente, floribus paniculatis (DeCandolle), trees with the petiole growing woody, with the flowers paniculate.

- legumine magno lignescente curvato cylindrico subsulcato (F. Mueller), with the legume large, somewhat woody, curved, cylindric somewhat sulcate.

- valvae recentes carnoso-coriaceae intus saturatius vitellinae, nec glutinosae, neque lignescentes (F. Mueller), young valves fleshy-coriaceous, inside more deeply vitellinae [i.e. egg-yolk yellow], not glutinous nor somewhat woody.

- capsula supera globosa chartaceo-crustacea haud lignescens (F. Mueller), the upper capsule globose, chartaceous-crusty, hardly woody.

- lignum, observante clar. C. Moore, rubellum, ei Mahagoni aemulum (F. Mueller), the wood, by the observation of the well-known C. Moore, reddish, like Mahogany.

- panicnla dichotoma spinoso-lignescente (DeCandolle), with the panicle dichotomous, spinose- somewhat woody.

Conyza lignescens, Angelica lignescens

 

A work in progress, presently with preliminary A through R, and S, and with S (in part) through Z essentially completed.
Copyright © P. M. Eckel 2010-2017

 
 
 
© 1995-2017 Missouri Botanical Garden, All Rights Reserved
P.O. Box 299, St. Louis, MO 63166-0299
(314) 577-5100

E-mail
Technical Support