Definition of Lilium martagon
1. Noun. Lily with small dull purple flowers of northwestern Europe and northwestern Asia.
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Literary usage of Lilium martagon
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1. Report of the Annual Meeting (1896)
"There are two series of nuclear divisions in the life-history of lilium martagon which exhibit twelve chromosomes iu place of twenty-four. ..."
2. Proceedings by Durham (England). Philosophical Society (1907)
"Material was collected in the summer of 1904 from a plant of Turk's Head Lily (Lilium Martagon, Linn.) for the sake of the large stamens and ovaries which, ..."
3. The British Florist: Or, Lady's Journal of Horticulture (1846)
"lilium martagon.—Height three feet; colour of the flowers purple ; flowers from ... Dark purple; height four feet; a native of Germany, j lilium martagon ..."
4. Botanical Gazette by University of Chicago, JSTOR (Organization) (1903)
"... I have taken up the problem again, and have followed carefully both mitoses in the pollen mother-cells of lilium martagon, L. candi- dum, ..."
5. The Phytologist: A Popular Botanical Miscellany edited by George Luxford, Edward Newman (1848)
"After careful inquiry respecting the woods or copses in which lilium martagon has been found, I have ascertained that no record exists in either instance of ..."
6. A Dictionary of English Plant-names by James Britten, Robert Holland (1886)
"(1) lilium martagon, L.—Surr. Baxter. In gardens frequently called Turk's-cap Lily. Prior, p. ... lilium martagon, L.—Holme, Acad. of Armory, ii 65. Turnip. ..."
7. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1905)
"[An Account of Apogamy in Ferns]. Vol. i, p. 231. SARGANT. '96. The Formation of the Sexual Nuclei in lilium martagon. ..."