furcraea


furcraea
\\ˌfərˈkrēə, ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, after Count Antoine F. de Fourcroy died 1809 French chemist
: a small genus of tropical American plants (family Amaryllidaceae) closely related to and resembling Agave but distinguished by rotate white flowers — see cajun

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  • Furcraea — foetida in Blüte Systematik Unterabteilung: Samenpflanzen (Spermatophytina) Klasse …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Furcraea —   Furcraea …   Wikipedia Español

  • Furcraea — Taxobox name = Furcraea image width = 240px image caption = Furcraea foetida in Hawaii regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Liliopsida ordo = Asparagales familia = Agavaceae genus = Furcraea genus authority = Vent. subdivision ranks …   Wikipedia

  • Furcraea — ID 35938 Symbol Key FURCR Common Name furcraea Family Agavaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution FL, HI, PR, VI Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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  • Furcraea — sp. Cabuya (CR,P,C). A good source of cordage. It is reported to be used as a fish poison around Ocu. A detergent is obtained by pounding the leaves and flower stalks, which also has bleaching qualities …   EthnoBotanical Dictionary

  • furcraea — fur·craea …   English syllables

  • Furcraea foetida — Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • FURCRAEA CABUYA TREL. - ФУРКРЕЯ КАБУЯ — см. 198. Многолетнее растение. F. cabuya Trel. Ф. кабуя Ann. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. II Suppl. 3 (1910) 906. Standley (1937) 176. М е с т н. н а з в. Коста Рика cabuya; индейск. bis, amu, kik. P а с п p.: Ц. Амер. от Гондураса до Коста Рика на выс.… …   Справочник растений

  • FURCRAEA GIGANTEA VENT. - МАВРИКИЙСКАЯ КОНОПЛЯ — см. 198. Многолетнее растение. F. gigantea Vent. Маврикийская конопля in Bull. Soc. Philom. I (1793) 65. Некрасова (1938) 50. Standley, Steiermark (1952) 130, f. S у n. Agave foetida L.; Aloe foetida Cr.; Funium piliferum Willemet; Fourcroya… …   Справочник растений