Definition of Dracunculus vulgaris
1. Noun. European arum resembling the cuckoopint.
Generic synonyms: Aroid, Arum
Group relationships: Dracunculus, Genus Dracunculus
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dracunculus Vulgaris
Literary usage of Dracunculus vulgaris
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1. The Natural History of Plants: Their Forms, Growth, Reproduction, and by Anton Kerner von Marilaun (1902)
"... and in the sheathing-bracts of dracunculus vulgaris which grows in Italy scarcely anything but carrion-beetles of the genera Dermestes and ..."
2. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign (1863)
"... as far as they belong to the period terminating with 1763, must be mentioned that dracunculus vulgaris was formerly called Serpentaria, An- guina, ..."
3. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1907)
"1904) gives lists of visitors of dracunculus vulgaris. Nicotra (Bull. Soc. Bot. Ital. 1906:128-131) discusses the floral ecology of Urginea, ..."
4. C.E. Hobbs' Botanical Hand-book: Of Common Local, English, Botanical and by Charles E. Hobbs (1876)
"... dracunculus vulgaris, Drimys aromatica,* " Chiliensis, " Granatensis, Bulbous Dolichos, Cats' elaw, Purple hyacinth bean, ..."