The Botanist's Companion, Volume II eBook

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677 Parthenium integrifolium    Intire-leaved Parthenium     c.m.
678 Urtica nivea                Snowy Nettle                 c.m.

DIOECIA HEXANDRIA.

669 Smilax herbacea Herbaceous Smilax b.l.s.

DIOECIA DODECANDRIA.

680 Datisca cannabina Bastard Hemp c.m.

DIOECIA MONADELPHIA.

681 Napaea laevis               Smooth Napaea                l.b.
682 ----- scabra                Rough ditto                  c.m.

POLYGAMIA MONOECIA.

683 Veratrum album              White Hellebore              l.b.s.
684 -------- nigrum             Dark-flowered Veratrum       l.b.s.

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SECTION XVIII.-HARDY ANNUAL FLOWERS.

These are cultivated by sowing their seeds, in the months of March or April, in the places where they are to remain and flower during the summer months.

   English namesLatin names.

1 Alyssum sweet                Alyssum halimifolium
2 Alkekengi                    Physalis Alkakengi
3 Arctotus annual              Arctotus anthemoides
4 Argemone or Devil’s Fig      Argemone mexicana
5 Asphodel annual              Anthericum anuum
6 Aster                        China quilled
7 ----- red                    Aster chinensis
8 ----- white                  Aster chinensis
9 ----- purple                 Aster chinensis
10 ——­ superb                 Aster chinensis
11 ——­ Bonnet                 Aster chinensis
12 ——­ striped                Aster chinensis
13 Balm Moldavian              Dracocephalon moldavicum
14 ——­ white                  Dracocephalon moldavicum
15 ——­ hoary                  Dracocephalon moldavicum
16 Belvidera                   Chenopodium Scoparium
17 Bladder Ketmia              Hibiscus trionum
18 Candytuft purple            Iberis umbellata
19 --------- white             Iberis umbellata
20 --------- Normandy          Iberis umbellata
21 Caterpillar                 Scorpiurus vermiculata
22 Catchfly pendulous          Silene pendula
23 -------- Lobel’s            Armeria
24 Cyanus major                Centaurea Crupina
25 ------ minor                Centaurea Cyanus
26 Clary purple topped         Salvia Hormium
27 ----- Red ditto             Salvia Hormium
28 Chrysamthemum white-quill’d Chrysamthemum coronarium
29 -----------   yellow ditto  Chrysamthemum tricolor
30 Hawkweed red                Crepis rubra
31 -------- yellow             Crepis barbata
32 Hedgehogs                   Medicago polymorpha, v. intertexta
33 Honeywort great             Cerinthe major
34 --------- small             Cerinthe minor
35 Indian Corn                 Zea mays
36 Jacobaea                    Senecio elegans

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