Ericaceae: The heath plant family of the order Ericales, subclass Dilleniidae, class Magnoliopsida that are generally shrubs or small trees. Leaves are alternate, simple, and leathery; flowers are symmetrical with a 4- or 5-parted corolla of partly fused petals.Arctostaphylos: A plant genus of the family ERICACEAE.Vaccinium vitis-idaea: A plant species of the genus VACCINIUM.Blueberry Plant: Several plant species of the genus VACCINIUM known for the edible blueberry fruit.Mycorrhizae: Symbiotic combination (dual organism) of the MYCELIUM of FUNGI with the roots of plants (PLANT ROOTS). The roots of almost all higher plants exhibit this mutually beneficial relationship, whereby the fungus supplies water and mineral salts to the plant, and the plant supplies CARBOHYDRATES to the fungus. There are two major types of mycorrhizae: ectomycorrhizae and endomycorrhizae.Pollen: The fertilizing element of plants that contains the male GAMETOPHYTES.Flowers: The reproductive organs of plants.Polyphenols: A large class of organic compounds having more than one PHENOL group.Tannins: Polyphenolic compounds with molecular weights of around 500-3000 daltons and containing enough hydroxyl groups (1-2 per 100 MW) for effective cross linking of other compounds (ASTRINGENTS). The two main types are HYDROLYZABLE TANNINS and CONDENSED TANNINS. Historically, the term has applied to many compounds and plant extracts able to render skin COLLAGEN impervious to degradation. The word tannin derives from the Celtic word for OAK TREE which was used for leather processing.Phenols: Benzene derivatives that include one or more hydroxyl groups attached to the ring structure.Flavonoids: A group of phenyl benzopyrans named for having structures like FLAVONES.Plants, Genetically Modified: PLANTS, or their progeny, whose GENOME has been altered by GENETIC ENGINEERING.Models, Theoretical: Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of systems, processes, or phenomena. They include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.ScandinaviaTexasIntroduced Species: Non-native organisms brought into a region, habitat, or ECOSYSTEM by human activity.Birds: Warm-blooded VERTEBRATES possessing FEATHERS and belonging to the class Aves.AlaskaSeeds: The encapsulated embryos of flowering plants. They are used as is or for animal feed because of the high content of concentrated nutrients like starches, proteins, and fats. Rapeseed, cottonseed, and sunflower seed are also produced for the oils (fats) they yield.Verbesina: A plant genus of the family ASTERACEAE. Members contain galegine (GUANIDINES).Foundations: Organizations established by endowments with provision for future maintenance.Rhododendron: A plant genus of the family ERICACEAE.Clethraceae: A plant family of the order Ericales, subclass Dilleniidae, class Magnoliopsida.Balsaminaceae: A plant family of the order Geraniales (or Ericales in APG system), subclass Rosidae, class Magnoliopsida.Phylogeny: The relationships of groups of organisms as reflected by their genetic makeup.Resuscitation Orders: Instructions issued by a physician pertaining to the institution, continuation, or withdrawal of life support measures. The concept includes policies, laws, statutes, decisions, guidelines, and discussions that may affect the issuance of such orders.Encyclopedias as Topic: Works containing information articles on subjects in every field of knowledge, usually arranged in alphabetical order, or a similar work limited to a special field or subject. (From The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)Inflorescence: A cluster of FLOWERS (as opposed to a solitary flower) arranged on a main stem of a plant.Seasons: Divisions of the year according to some regularly recurrent phenomena usually astronomical or climatic. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Newfoundland and Labrador: Province of Canada consisting of the island of Newfoundland and an area of Labrador. Its capital is St. John's.Vaccinium: A plant genus of the family ERICACEAE known for species with edible fruits.Rosmarinus: A plant genus of the LAMIACEAE family. It is known as a spice and medicinal plant.Juniperus: A plant genus of the family CUPRESSACEAE. The species are slow growing coniferous evergreen trees or shrubs.Encephalitis Virus, Venezuelan Equine: A species of ALPHAVIRUS that is the etiologic agent of encephalomyelitis in humans and equines. It is seen most commonly in parts of Central and South America.Encephalomyelitis, Venezuelan Equine: A form of arboviral encephalitis endemic to Central America and the northern latitudes of South America. The causative organism (ENCEPHALITIS VIRUS, VENEZUELAN EQUINE) is transmitted to humans and horses via the bite of several mosquito species. Human viral infection may be asymptomatic or remain restricted to a mild influenza-like illness. Encephalitis, usually not severe, occurs in a small percentage of cases and may rarely feature SEIZURES and COMA. (From Joynt, Clinical Neurology, 1996, Ch26, pp9-10)Proteaceae: A plant family of the order Proteales, subclass Rosidae class Magnoliopsida. Cluster roots, bottlebrush-like clusters of rootlets which form in response to poor soil, are common in this family.Directories as Topic: Lists of persons or organizations, systematically arranged, usually in alphabetic or classed order, giving address, affiliations, etc., for individuals, and giving address, officers, functions, and similar data for organizations. (ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)South AmericaEncephalomyelitis, Equine: A group of ALPHAVIRUS INFECTIONS which affect horses and man, transmitted via the bites of mosquitoes. Disorders in this category are endemic to regions of South America and North America. In humans, clinical manifestations vary with the type of infection, and range from a mild influenza-like syndrome to a fulminant encephalitis. (From Joynt, Clinical Neurology, 1996, Ch26, pp8-10)Beauty: Characteristics or attributes of persons or things which elicit pleasurable feelings.Vaccinium myrtillus: A plant species of the family VACCINIUM.Gnetum: A plant genus of the family Gnetaceae, order Gnetales class Gnetopsida, division GNETOPHYTA. Members contain STILBENES and benzylisoquinoline alkaloids.Cycas: A plant genus of the family Cycadaceae, order Cycadales, class Cycadopsida, division CYCADOPHYTA of palm-like trees. It is a source of CYCASIN, the beta-D-glucoside of methylazoxymethanol.Vaccinium macrocarpon: A plant species of the family VACCINIUM known for the sour fruit which is sometimes used for urinary tract infections.Gaultheria: A plant genus of the family ERICACEAE. The common name of "wintergreen" is also used for PYROLA and "snowberry" is also used for SYMPHORICARPOS.Phytochemicals: A broad range of biologically active compounds which occur naturally in plants having important medicinal and nutritional properties.Soil: The unconsolidated mineral or organic matter on the surface of the earth that serves as a natural medium for the growth of land plants.Soil Microbiology: The presence of bacteria, viruses, and fungi in the soil. This term is not restricted to pathogenic organisms.Plant Roots: The usually underground portions of a plant that serve as support, store food, and through which water and mineral nutrients enter the plant. (From American Heritage Dictionary, 1982; Concise Dictionary of Biology, 1990)Glomeromycota: A phylum of fungi that are mutualistic symbionts and form ARBUSCULAR MYCORRHIZAE with PLANT ROOTS.Symbiosis: The relationship between two different species of organisms that are interdependent; each gains benefits from the other or a relationship between different species where both of the organisms in question benefit from the presence of the other.Plant Proteins: Proteins found in plants (flowers, herbs, shrubs, trees, etc.). The concept does not include proteins found in vegetables for which VEGETABLE PROTEINS is available.Infectious Anemia Virus, Equine: A species of LENTIVIRUS, subgenus equine lentiviruses (LENTIVIRUSES, EQUINE), causing acute and chronic infection in horses. It is transmitted mechanically by biting flies, mosquitoes, and midges, and iatrogenically through unsterilized equipment. Chronic infection often consists of acute episodes with remissions.
"Genera for Family = Empetraceae". USDA PLANTS. "Ericaceae". Flora of China. Data related to Empetrum at Wikispecies Cookbook: ... Empetrum is a genus of three species of dwarf evergreen shrubs in the heath family Ericaceae. They are commonly known as ... The genus and related ones such as Ceratiola and Corema were for most of the 20th century classified in their own family ... Empetraceae, but molecular data, leaf morphology, and other considerations point to their inclusion in the Ericaceae ( ...
... is a subfamily of plants in the Ericaceae family. It was formerly treated as a separate family, Pyrolaceae. It has ... Stevens, P.F. (2001 onwards). "Ericaceae. Angiosperm Phylogeny Website. Retrieved 2014-12-29. Liu, Z.; Wang, Z.; Zhou, J.; Peng ... H. (2010). "Phylogeny of Pyroleae (Ericaceae): implications for character evolution". Journal of plant research. 124 (3): 325- ...
Ericaceae through Campanulaceae. Part IV: 1-510. In C. L. Hitchcock Vascular Plants of the Pacific Northwest. University of ... Galium oreganum (Oregon bedstraw) is a plant species in the Rubiaceae family. It is native to British Columbia, Washington, ... Oregon, and northern California (Siskiyou and Del Norte Counties). Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Nathaniel ...
"Checklist: Ericaceae (Heath Family)". Washington Flora Checklist. University of Washington Herbarium, Burke Museum of Natural ... is a species of Kalmia belonging to the Ericaceae family. It is native to North America and can be found throughout the western ...
... is a moth of the Gracillariidae family. It is known from Honshū, Japan. The wingspan is about 7 mm. The larvae ... feed on Ericaceae species. They probably mine the leaves of their host plant. On the species of the genera Parornix Spuler and ...
... sedge family): 4,350; Malvaceae (mallow family): 4,225; Araceae (arum family): 4,025; Ericaceae (heath family): 3,995; ... acanthus family): 3,500; Rosaceae (rose family): 2,830; Boraginaceae (borage family): 2,740; Urticaceae (nettle family): 2,625 ... pink family): 2,200; Orobanchaceae (broomrape family): 2,060; Amaranthaceae (amaranth family): 2,050; Iridaceae (iris family): ... bindweed family): 1,600; Proteaceae (protea family): 1,600; Sapindaceae (soapberry family): 1,580; Cactaceae (cactus family): ...
... is a moth of the Scythrididae family. It was described by Bengt Å. Bengtsson in 1997. It is found in ... The larvae possibly feed on Ericaceae species. "Scythris Hübner, [1825]" at Markku Savela's Lepidoptera and Some Other Life ...
They are part of the family Ericaceae. Plant enthusiasts have selectively bred azaleas for hundreds of years. This human ...
The tops of the abdominal segments lack spiny setae which is the case for most related families. Larvae feed on Betulaceae, ... Rosaceae and Ericaceae species. They eat the developing leaves, flowers and fruits. They also roll and tie the leaves to make ... Chimabachinae, the chimabachid moths, is a subfamily of moths in the Lypusidae family. The subfamily used to be classified as a ... Some authors placed it as the subfamily Cryptolechiinae in the Depressariidae family. The subfamily is distributed in the ...
... is a genus in the family Ericaceae. Currently accepted species include: Eubotrys racemosa Nutt. Eubotrys recurva ( ...
It was formerly classified in the family Monotropaceae; however, it has now been included within the Ericaceae. It is generally ... Neyland, Ray; Hennigan, Melissa K. (2004). "A Cladistic analysis of Monotropa uniflora (Ericaceae) inferred from large ...
Vaccinium Ericaceae Aralia hispida Pilosella aurantiaca Darby, Gene (1958). What is a Butterfly. Chicago: Benefic Press. p. 37 ... Colias interior, the pink-edged sulphur, is a species of North American butterfly in the Pieridae family. The wingspan for this ...
... is a moth of the Noctuidae family. It is found in the Maule and Biobío Regions of Chile and San Martín ... The larvae feed on Acanthaceae, Ericaceae and Araliaceae species. Noctuinae of Chile. ...
... is a genus of plant in family Ericaceae. Species include: Philippia nyassana Alm & T.C.E. Fries Philippia mafiensis ...
Common plants: heather belonging to the family of Ericaceae. The Thaurion river is known for its trout. Anglers especially like ... Cultivated plants: Douglas belonging to the Douglas-fir family; épicéa belonging to Picea gender. ...
It is related to Kalmia in the family Ericaceae. Kalmiopsis leachiana is an evergreen shrub growing to 10-30 centimetres (0.33- ...
It is a member of the Ericaceae (heath family). G. procumbens is a small, low-growing shrub, typically reaching 10-15 cm (3.9- ...
It is a member of the plant family Ericaceae. It is a small shrub which has glossy, elliptic leaves. In spring and summer it ...
... is a genus of plant in family Ericaceae. Species include: Macleania insignis M.Martens & Galeotti Macleania ...
... is a genus of shrubs in the family Ericaceae. The genus is endemic to Australia. Species include: Lissanthe ...
... is a monotypic genus in the heath family Ericaceae. The sole species, Needhamiella pumilio, is a small shrub that ... declared an illegitimate name as Italian naturalist Giovanni Antonio Scopoli had assigned it to a genus in the family ...
... is a flowering-plant subfamily in the family Ericaceae. It contains the commercially important cranberry, ... Kathleen A. Kron, Walter S. Judd & Darren M. Crayn (1999). "Phylogenetic analyses of Andromedeae (Ericaceae subfam. ...
... is a genus of shrubs in the family Ericaceae. The genus is endemic to New Caledonia in the Pacific and contains ... 2015) A Five-Marker Molecular Phylogeny of the Styphelieae (Epacridoideae, Ericaceae) Supports a Broad Concept of Styphelia." ...
... is a monotypic genus in the heath family Ericaceae. The sole species, Woollsia pungens, is a small shrub found in ...
... is a plant of the heath family Ericaceae. The species is native to New South Wales, Australia. It shares the ...
Heywood, V.H.; Brummitt, R.K.; Culham, A.; Seberg, O. (2007). Flowering plant families of the world. New York: Firefly books. p ... "Venation patterns of neotropical blueberries (Vaccinieae: Ericaceae) and their phylogenetic utility" (PDF). Phytotaxa. 96 (1 ... 1914). The new student's reference work for teachers, students and families. Chicago: F. E. Compton and Company.. ... Compound leaves are a characteristic of some families of higher plants, such as the Fabaceae. The middle vein of a compound ...
heath family [Zomlefer, pp. 77-81]. Diversity:. Worldwide: 100 genera; ~3,000 species. U.S.: 25 genera. PNW (Hitchcock & ... Monotropaceae (Indian pipe;saprophytes) within the Ericaceae.. Flower -- Vegetative Features -- Economic Importance -- Flower ...
... Several poisonous species of Kalmia are found in Canada and the United States, ...
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In their ecology, leaf morphology and insertion, rusts, embryology, stamen anatomy, etc., they largely agree with that family. ... Ericaceae A. L. Jussieu 杜鹃花科 Ericaceae. Ceratostema. Credit: Trees and shrubs of the Andes of Ecuador ... Ericaceae (1). In: Fang Rhuicheng, ed., Fl. Reipubl. Popularis Sin. 57(1): 1-213; Hu Wenkuang, Hu Lincheng, Fang Mingyuan & He ... Ericaceae (2). In: Hu Lincheng, Fang Mingyuan, ed., Fl. Reipubl. Popularis Sin. 57(2): 1-438; Hsu Tingzhi, Gao Baochun, Fang ...
The Ericaceae are a family of flowering plants, commonly known as the heath or heather family, found most commonly in acid and ... The Ericaceae are a family of flowering plants, commonly known as the heath or heather family, found most commonly in acid and ... the two families most closely related to the Ericaceae. Most Ericaceae (excluding the Monotropoideae, and some Styphelioideae) ... In heathland, plants in the family Ericaceae serve as hostplants to the butterfly, Plebejus argus[15]. ...
Family Ericaceae. A total of four cell suspension cultures were included from the family Ericaceae, encompassing two genera ( ... The focus was on plant families Rosaceae and Ericaceae. On average, the Rosaceae cultures were the most efficient to produce ... Family Rosaceae. A total of 10 cell suspension cultures were included from the family Rosaceae, representing three genera ( ... Families Caprifoliaceae and Poaceae. The L. caerulea L. var. kamtschatica (family Caprifoliaceae) culture was exceptional in ...
The Ericaceae are a family of flowering plants, commonly known as the heath or heather family, found most commonly in acid and ... Ericaceae at The Plant List Ericaceae, Epacridaceae, Empetraceae, Monotropaceae, and Pyrolaceae at The Families of Flowering ... the two families most closely related to the Ericaceae. Most Ericaceae (excluding the Monotropoideae, and some Styphelioideae) ... Ericaceae at the Encyclopedia of Life Ericaceae at the Angiosperm Phylogeny Website Ericaceae at the online Flora of North ...
Ericaceae (Heath Family). USDA Symbol: ARUV. Image Information. Photographer: Glase, Terry. County: Sanders. State: MT. ...
Ericaceae (Heath Family). USDA Symbol: ARXA80. Image Information. Photographer: Mathews, Ray. City: Austin. County: Travis. ...
Ericaceae (Heath Family). Synonym(s): USDA Symbol: arma. USDA Native Status: L48 (N) This manzanita is an erect, 6-12 ft., ... Search for native plants by scientific name, common name or family. If you are not sure what you are looking for, try the ...
ERICACEAE HEATH FAMILY. Gary D. Wallace, except as specified. Perennial, shrub, tree. Stem: bark often peeling distinctively. ... Genera in family: ± 100 genera, 3000 species: generally worldwide except deserts; some cultivated, especially Arbutus, ... Subfamilies Monotropoideae, Pyroloideae, Vaccinioideae sometimes treated as families. Nongreen plants obtain nutrition from ...
"Genera for Family = Empetraceae". USDA PLANTS. "Ericaceae". Flora of China. Data related to Empetrum at Wikispecies Cookbook: ... Empetrum is a genus of three species of dwarf evergreen shrubs in the heath family Ericaceae. They are commonly known as ... The genus and related ones such as Ceratiola and Corema were for most of the 20th century classified in their own family ... Empetraceae, but molecular data, leaf morphology, and other considerations point to their inclusion in the Ericaceae ( ...
... containing 25 families, 346 genera, and more than 11,000 species. The relationships of the order are unclear. It belongs to ... Ericaceae. Ericaceae, or the heath family, is the largest family in Ericales, containing more than a third of its genera (128) ... Molecular studies suggest that there are eight family groupings in Ericales, plus one isolated family (Theaceae). The Ericaceae ... Ericaceae group. The Ericaceae group contains Ericaceae, Clethraceae, and Cyrillaceae, which are characterized by having a ...
Ericaceae) inferred from large ribosomal subunit (26S) rRNA gene DNA sequences.(Report) by Journal of the Mississippi Academy ... The purpose of this study is to investigate the phylogenetic relationship of subfamily Monotropoideae with family Ericaceae. ... Several closely related mycoheterotrophic species occur in subfamily Monotropoideae of family Ericaceae. According to Kron et ... For example, some authors placed the autotrophic members in family Pyrolaceae and the mycoheterotrophic members in family ...
Vaccinium /vækˈsɪniəm/[3] is a common and widespread genus of shrubs or dwarf shrubs in the heath family (Ericaceae). The ... Pedraza-Peñalosa, Paola; Luteyn, James L. (2011-06-01). "Andean Vaccinium (Ericaceae: Vaccinieae): Seven new species from South ... "Phylogenetic relationships within the blueberry tribe (Vaccinieae, Ericaceae) based on sequence data from MATK and nuclear ...
... but now included within the subfamily Monotropoideae of the blueberry family (Ericaceae). It is native to temperate regions of ... Wallace, G.D. (1975), Studies of the Monotropoidiae (Ericaceae): taxonomy and distribution, The Wassman Journal of Biology. ... Bidartondo, M.I.; Bruns, T.D. (2001), Extreme specificity in epiparasitic Monotropoidiae (Ericaceae): widespread phylogenetic ... formerly classified in the families Monotropaceae or Pyrolaceae, ...
Ericaceae: Heath Family. ["Ericaceae Section: Heaths"] See also:. "Empetraceae Section": Crowberries. "Monotropaceae Section": ... Navigate this Page - "Ericaceae: Heath Family ["Ericaceae Section"]":. Andromeda polifolia var. latifolia [= Andromeda ... Johnson Family Trail, south of bypass highway. September 2, 2006. [Digital - John Maunder] Leaves. Leaves. Snows Pond, ...
Main conclusion Class II and III chitinases belonging to different glycoside hydrolase families were major nectarins in ... Class II and III chitinases belonging to different glycoside hydrolase families were major nectarins in Rhododendron irroratum ... Rhchi2 (27 kDa) and Rhchi3 (29 kDa) are glycoside hydrolases (family 19 and 18) with theoretical pI of 8.19 and 7.04. The ... Identification and cloning of class II and III chitinases from alkaline floral nectar of Rhododendron irroratum, Ericaceae. ...
Family: Cucurbitaceae. Cucumis melo Cucumis sativus Sechium edule Family: Ericaceae. Erica arborea ...
Family Ericaceae; genus Vaccinium.. Cite this article Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography. ... ies) a hardy dwarf shrub (genus Vaccinium) of the heath family, closely related to the blueberry, with red drooping flowers and ...
A taxonomic genus within the family Ericaceae - certain shrubs, the andromedas or fetterbushes. ... genus of family Ericaeae): Pieris cubensis, Pieris floribunda, Pieris formosa, Pieris japonica, Pieris koidzumiana, Pieris ... genus of family Pieridae): Pieris subg. Arcterica, Pieris subg. Pieris - subgenera *Pieris balcana, Pieris brassicae, Pieris ... genus in Ericaceae (plant)): Eukaryota - superkingdom; Plantae - kingdom; Viridiplantae - subkingdom; Streptophyta - ...
Ericaceae -- Heather Family. This flower has a neat little hole cut into the side of the urn-shaped corolla. A bee made it to ...
Family:. Ericaceae Duration:. Growth Habit:. Native Status:. CAN I. L48 I. SPM I. ...
Family. Ericaceae - Heath family Genus. Rhododendron L. - rhododendron Species. Rhododendron periclymenoides (Michx.) Shinners ...
Family: Ericaceae. Toxicity: Toxic to Dogs, Toxic to Cats, Toxic to Horses ...
  • Like other stress-tolerant plants, many Ericaceae have mycorrhizal fungi to assist with extracting nutrients from infertile soils, as well as evergreen foliage to conserve absorbed nutrients. (wikipedia.org)
  • Adanson used the term Vaccinia to describe a similar family, but Jussieu first used the term Ericaceae. (eol.org)
  • The name may have been used informally to refer to the plants before Linnaean times, and simply been formalised when Linnaeus described Erica in 1753, and then again when Jussieu described the Ericaceae in 1789. (eol.org)
  • Such plants have arisen independently in many plant families including the Orchidaceae, Burmanniaceae, Corsiaceae, Scropulariaceae and Gentianaceae. (thefreelibrary.com)
  • Although families may appear at first to be of only academic interest, knowledge of the family to which an unknown plant belongs can give an indication of the conditions required for successful cultivation. (bloomindesigns.com)
  • Here are featured 22 of the approximately one hundred and sixty plant families occurring in the Blue Ridge part of Appalachia (Wofford, 1989). (botanyeveryday.com)
  • The references consulted for the statistics of family geographic representation include Flowering Plant Families of the World (Heywood, Brummitt, Culham, & Seberg, 2007), Guide to the Vascular Plants of the Blue Ridge (Wofford, 1989) and a Synonynized Checklist of the Vascular Flora of the United States, Canada and Greenland (Kartesz, 1994). (botanyeveryday.com)
  • Several other books might be worth referencing for those interested in plant family patterns. (botanyeveryday.com)
  • This plant is a member of the Apiaceae family and looks like its cousin the carrot. (gaiaherbs.com)