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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

- species: Althaea armeniaca Ten. Althaea bertramii Post & Beauverd Althaea cannabina L. Althaea damascena Mouterde Althaea hiri Parsa Althaea octaviae...
- Althaea officinalis, the marsh mallow or marshmallow, is a species of flowering plant indigenous to Europe, Western Asia and North Africa, which is used...
- 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...
- Althaea cannabina, commonly called palm-leaf marshmallow or hemp-leaved hollyhock, is a perennial herb belonging to the genus Althaea of the family Malvaceae...
- "Hollyhock". Cornell University. Retrieved 2011-07-21. "Annual - Hollyhock - Althaea rosea". University of Illinois. Retrieved 2011-07-21. "Plant of the Month...
- Malva trimestris (synonyms Althaea trimestris, Lavatera trimestris), common names annual mallow, rose mallow, royal mallow, regal mallow, and common annual...
- Althaea armeniaca is a flowering plant in the family Malvaceae, found in southern Russia, northern Iran, and Armenia. In its native range its grows in...
- Species: H. syriacus Binomial name Hibiscus syriacus L. Synonyms List Althaea frutex Mill. Hibiscus acerifolius Salisb. Hibiscus rhombifolius Cav. Ketmia...
- confection made from Althaea officinalis, the marsh-mallow plant. The word "marshmallow" comes from the mallow plant species (Althaea officinalis), a herb...