Definition of Alaternus. Meaning of Alaternus. Synonyms of Alaternus

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Definition of Alaternus

Alaternus
Alatern Al"a*tern, Alaternus Al`a*ter"nus, n. [L. ala wing + terni three each.] (Bot.) An ornamental evergreen shrub (Rhamnus alaternus) belonging to the buckthorns.

Meaning of Alaternus from wikipedia

- specific Latin name alaternus, ****onant with "alternus" or “alternate”, refers to the alternate leaves.[citation needed] Rhamnus alaternus is an evergreen...
- mortality from a chemical it releases. Other species, such as the Rhamnus alaternus also make chemicals that prevent other animals from consuming them. The...
- (Quercus ****inea), strawberry trees (Arbutus unedo), buckthorn (Rhamnus alaternus), mastic (Pistacia lentiscus), bay laurel (Laurus nobilis) and olive trees...
- include the Kermes oak (Quercus coccifera), the holly buckthorn (Rhamnus alaternus), species of the genus Phillyrea, the myrtle (Myrtus communis), the green...
- Boxthorn (Lycium ferossimum) Broom (Cytisus scoparius) Buckthorn (Rhamnus alaternus) Californian thistle Cape sundew (Drosera capensis) Cape tulip Castor...
- tinus), Kermes oak (Quercus coccifera), and Italian buckthorn (Rhamnus alaternus). In the valleys, near watercourses, grow narrow-leaf ash (Fraxinus angustifolia)...
- evergreen trees and shrubs. The caterpillars feed on the buckthorns Rhamnus alaternus. When the green caterpillars are prepared to p**** to the pupal stage,...
- Species: R. prinoides Binomial name Rhamnus prinoides L'Hér. Synonyms Rhamnus pauciflora Eschsch Alaternus prinoides Raf. Celtis rhamnifolia C.Presl...
- communis Rosmarinus officinalis Capparis spinosa Juniperus oxycedrus Rhamnus alaternus Cytisus scoparius Smilax aspera Nerium oleander Arcangeli, Giovanni. Compendio...
- silver-fir fir 'wild pine' box andrachne yew Phoenician cedar terebinth alaternus hybrid arbutus bay holm-oak holly cotoneaster kermes-oak tamarisk; but...