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coneflower Explained

coneflower at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['kəunf'lauə]

coneflower at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

Any of three genera (Echinacea, Ratibida, and Rudbeckia) of weedy plants in the composite family, native to N. America. Some species in each genus have reflexed ray flowers. The purple-flowered perennials E. angustifolia and E. purpurea are often cultivated as border plants; they have strong-smelling black roots and hairy stems. Ratibida species have yellow ray flowers and brownish disk flowers. Prairie coneflower (Ratibida columnaris) and R. pinnata are grown in wildflower gardens. Rudbeckia species have yellow ray flowers and brown or black disk flowers. Black-eyed Susan, thimble-flower (R. bicolor), and coneflower (R. laciniata) are grown as border plants.

Coneflower at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Coneflower \Cone"flow`er\, n.
Any plant of the genus {Rudbeckia}; -- so called from the
cone-shaped disk of the flower head. Also, any plant of the
related genera {Ratibida} and {Brauneria}, the latter usually
known as {purple coneflower}.

coneflower at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

coneflower
n 1: any of various plants of the genus Rudbeckia cultivated for
their large usually yellow daisies with prominent
central cones
2: any of various perennials of the eastern United States
having thick rough leaves and long-stalked showy flowers
with drooping rays and a conelike center

coneflower at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
Inter: wikipedi » a

Noun

Inter: en-nou » n
  • Any of several similar but unrelated flowering plants, of the genera Dracopis, Echinacea, Rudbeckia and Ratibida, that have a cone-shaped disk of flowers

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » Dracopis

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » Echinacea
    • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|třapatka|f
    • German: Inter: t- » de|Sonnenhut|m


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Polish: Inter: t- » pl|jeżówka|f

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » Rudbeckia
    • German: Inter: t- » de|Sonnenhut|m, Inter: t- » de|Rudbeckie|f
    • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|rudbekia|f


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Romanian: Inter: t » ro|mărită-mă-mamă|f, Inter: t » ro|ruji galbene|f|p

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » Ratibida
    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Category: Category:en:Flowers -