Definition of Albuca

1. Noun. Any of various plants of the genus Albuca having large clusters of pale yellow flowers; South Africa.

Generic synonyms: Liliaceous Plant
Group relationships: Genus Albuca



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Albuca

albitized
albitizes
albizia
albizias
albizzia
albizzias
albocinereous
albocracy
albolabrin
albolith
albondiga
albondigas
albonoursin
albrechtschraufite
albs
albuca (current term)
albuginea
albugineotomy
albugineous
albugo
albugos
albularyo
albularyos
album
album graecum
album track
albumen
albumenization
albumenize
albumenized

Literary usage of Albuca

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Curtis's Botanical Magazine, Or, Flower-garden Displayed: In which the Most by John Sims (1805)
albuca MAJOR. LARGER albuca. C/afs and Order. ... 2. /. 443. Co!. Suppl. 96. RedoutĂ© Lil. t. 69. albuca lĂștea (a). ..."

2. Curtis's Botanical Magazine, Or, Flower-garden Displayedby John Sims by John Sims (1814)
"G. albuca viridiflora. Jacq. Ic. Rar. 2. tab. 446. Coll. Suppl. 98. Willd. Sp. PL 2. ico. Hort, Kew. ed. 2. 2. 250. The thick laminae which form the Bulb ..."

3. Hortus Kewensis; Or, A Catalogue of the Plants Cultivated in the Royal by William Aiton (1811)
"albuca caudata. Jacqu. ic, 2. t. 442. Nat. of the Cape of Good Hope. Mr. Fr. Masson. ... Clammy-leaved albuca. Fl. May and June. GH If. Introd. about 1779, ..."

4. Hortus Kewensis: Or, A Catalogue of the Plants Cultivated in the Royal by William Aiton (1789)
"1784.. p. 293. albuca major. Sp. pi. 438. Great albuca. Nat. of the Cape of Good Hope. Introd. about 1767, by Mr. William Malcolm. //.May. GHV 3. ..."

5. Journal of Science and the Arts by Royal Institution of Great Britain (1817)
"HK albuca minor. 21. HK albuca fastigiata. 474. HK albuca abyssinica. 195. ... albuca cornuta. 70. We believe this not to be different from ..."

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