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Definition of Althaea

Althaea
Althaea Al*th[ae]"a, Althea Al*the"a, n. [althaea, Gr. ?.] (Bot.) (a) A genus of plants of the Mallow family. It includes the officinal marsh mallow, and the garden hollyhocks. (b) An ornamental shrub (Hibiscus Syriacus) of the Mallow family.

Meaning of Althaea from wikipedia

- online are: Althaea angulata Freyn Althaea armeniaca Ten. Althaea bertramii Post & Beauverd Althaea cannabina L. Althaea chrysantha Sam. Althaea damascena...
- Althaea officinalis, or marsh-mallow, is a perennial species indigenous to Europe, Western Asia, and North Africa, which is used in herbalism and as an...
- Althaea or Althea (/ælˈθiːə/; Ancient Gr****: Ἀλθαία Althaía "healer" from ἀλθαίνω althaino, "to cure", also "a kind of mallow") was the queen of Calydon...
- Althaea is the Latin rendering of Gr**** Ἀλθαία Althaia, which may be related to Gr**** ἀλθος althos "healing". It can refer to: Althaea (mythology), the...
- Commercial growers have reported that some closely related species (Althaea rugosa and Althaea ficifolia) are resistant to this fungus. In herbal medicine, Hollyhock...
- Althaea cannabina, commonly called palm-leaf marshmallow or hemp-leaved hollyhock, is a perennial herb belonging to the genus Althaea of the family Malvaceae...
- rose mallow, royal mallow, regal mallow, common annual tree mallow syn. Althaea trimestris is a species of flowering plant native to the Mediterranean...
- Species: H. syriacus Binomial name Hibiscus syriacus L. Synonyms List Althaea frutex Mill. Hibiscus rhombifolius Cav. Ketmia syriaca (L.) Scop. Ketmia...
- confection made from Althaea officinalis, the marshmallow plant. The word "marshmallow" comes from the mallow plant species (Althaea officinalis), a herb...
- Binomial name Alcea setosa (Boiss.) Alef. Synonyms Alcea pontica Janka Althaea aegyptica Boiss. Althaea pontica (Janka) Baker f. Althaea setosa Boiss....
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