Definition of Genus sabal
1. Noun. American dwarf fan palms.
Generic synonyms: Liliopsid Genus, Monocot Genus
Group relationships: Arecaceae, Family Arecaceae, Family Palmaceae, Family Palmae, Palm Family, Palmaceae, Palmae
Member holonyms: Cabbage Palm, Cabbage Palmetto, Sabal Palmetto
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Sabal
Literary usage of Genus sabal
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1. The Tree Book: A Popular Guide to a Knowledge of the Trees of North America by Julia Ellen Rogers (1905)
"Genus SABAL, Adans. i. Genus ROYSTONEA, Cook The Royal Palm (Roystonea regia, Cook) is one of the noblest of tropical trees, bearing its abundant crown of ..."
2. Proceedings of the American Pharmaceutical Association at the Annual Meeting by American Pharmaceutical Association, National Pharmaceutical Convention, American Pharmaceutical Association Meeting (1894)
"On the other hand, Wood, Bessey & Grav in his "Field, Forest and Garden," 1869 Ed., class it with the genus Sabal. The few references in pharmaceutical and ..."
3. Saw Palmetto: (Sabal Serrulata. Serenoa Serrulata.) Its History, Botany by Edwin Moses Hale (1898)
"The genus Sabal embraces six or eight species, five of which are found in Florida and other Gulf States. Some officious botanist removed the Saw Palmetto ..."
4. Manual of Geology: Treating of the Principles of the Science with Special by James Dwight Dana (1880)
"Fossil palm-leaves, of the genus Sabal, are met with on Vancouver's Island, in deposits which have been pronounced Cretaceous. ..."
5. Agricultural Botany: An Enumeration and Description of Useful Plants and by William Darlington (1847)
"A -Sub-tribe of the Palmae, represented by the genus Sabal. Sac, A membranous bag, or boundary Saccate, having, ..."
6. Manual of Geology: Treating of the Principles of the Science with Special by James Dwight Dana (1875)
"There were also the first of the Palms. Fossil palm-leaves, of the genus Sabal, are met with on Vancouver's Island, ..."
7. Saw Palmetto: A Phytochemical Study of the Fruit of Sabal Serrulata by Charles August Mann (1915)
"772 and 884 refers to Bentham and Hooker, Genera Plantarum where in vol. Ill, pp. 926 and 1228, the following information is found: The original genus Sabal ..."
8. The Geological History of Plants by John William Dawson (1888)
"The fan-palms are well represented, both in America and in the corresponding series in Europe, especially by the genus Sabal, which is the characteristic ..."