Definition of Lathyrus latifolius
1. Noun. Perennial climber of central and southern Europe having purple or pink or white flowers; naturalized in North America.
Group relationships: Genus Lathyrus, Lathyrus
Generic synonyms: Everlasting Pea
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Literary usage of Lathyrus latifolius
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1. English Botany; Or, Coloured Figures of British Plants, with Their Essential ...by Sir James Edward Smith, James Sowerby by Sir James Edward Smith, James Sowerby (1800)
"Tendrils bearing a pair of elliptical leaves. Stem winged. SYN. lathyrus latifolius. Linn. Sp. Pi. 1033. Sm.FI. Brit.-j66. Hudf.3\6. ..."
2. Hardy Perennials and Old-fashioned Garden Flowers: Describing the Most by John Wood (1884)
"lathyrus latifolius. (One-sixth natural size.) becomes in every way one of the finest objects in the garden, whether considered as a decorative climber, ..."
3. Organography of Plants, Especially of the Archegoniata and Spermaphyta by Karl Goebel, Isaac Bayley Balfour (1905)
"239. To the left: Lathyrus heterophyllus : end of a shoot. To the right: Lathyrus latifolius: node. The unilateral stipular outgrowths are horizontal in the ..."
4. How to Make a Flower Garden: A Manual of Practical Information and Suggestions by Wilhelm Miller (1903)
"Pea, Perennial, lathyrus latifolius. Six vines with fragrant flowers: Actinidia polygama. Akebia quinata. Cinnamon-vine, Dioscorea divaricata. ..."
5. An Introduction to Physiological and Systematical Botany by James Edward Smith (1814)
"Tendril, lathyrus latifolius: f. 123. Glands of the Moss Rose, p. 172. /. 124. Hairs: /I 125* Bristles of Echium pyrenaicum, p. 173; TAB. 10. ..."
6. The Gardeners Dictionary: Containing the Methods of Cultivating and ...by Philip Miller by Philip Miller (1735)
"... only one Pair of Leaves, growing on tlie Nerves, which terminates in a Tendril. The Species are ; I. LATHYRUS ; latifolius- С. В. Broad-leav'd or Common ..."
7. Old-fashioned Gardening: A History and a Reconstruction by Grace Tabor (1913)
"lathyrus latifolius; everlasting pea; rose red. lathyrus latifolius, splendens; dark purple and red. Leucojum aestivum; summer snowflake; white tipped with ..."