Amaryllis belladonna

Amaryllis belladonna
Belladonna Bel`la*don"na, n. [It., literally fine lady; bella beautiful + donna lady.] (Bot.) (a) An herbaceous European plant ({Atropa belladonna}) with reddish bell-shaped flowers and shining black berries. The whole plant and its fruit are very poisonous, and the root and leaves are used as powerful medicinal agents. Its properties are largely due to the alkaloid atropine which it contains. Called also {deadly nightshade}. (b) A species of {Amaryllis} ({Amaryllis belladonna}); the belladonna lily. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Игры ⚽ Поможем решить контрольную работу

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Amaryllis belladonna —   Amaryllis Flores de Dama desnuda , Parque Sinkyone Wilderne …   Wikipedia Español

  • Amaryllis belladonna — Belladonnalilie Belladonnalilie (Amaryllis belladonna) Systematik Unterklasse: Lilienähnliche (Liliidae) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Amaryllis belladonna — dailioji amarilė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Amarilinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis nuodingas augalas (Amaryllis belladonna), paplitęs pietų Afrikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Amaryllis belladonna angl. belladonna lily; Jersey lily vok.… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Amaryllis belladonna — noun amaryllis of South Africa often cultivated for its fragrant white or rose flowers • Syn: ↑belladonna lily, ↑naked lady • Hypernyms: ↑amaryllis • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Amaryllis …   Useful english dictionary

  • Amaryllis belladonna — ID 3132 Symbol Key AMBE3 Common Name belladonna lily Family Liliaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CA, LA Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Amaryllis belladonna L. — Symbol AMBE3 Common Name belladonna lily Botanical Family Liliaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Amaryllis belladonna — …   Википедия

  • Amaryllis (Gattung) — Amaryllis Belladonnalilie (Amaryllis belladonna) Systematik Monokotyledonen Ordnung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Amaryllis — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Amaryllis (homonymie) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Amaryllis (Plante) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Amaryllis (homonymie). Nom vernaculaire ou nom normalisé ambigu : Le terme «  Amaryllis  » s applique, en français, à plusieurs taxons distincts …   Wikipédia en Français

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”