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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

- 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...
- online are: Althaea angulata Freyn Althaea armeniaca Ten. Althaea bertramii Post & Beauverd Althaea cannabina L. Althaea chrysantha Sam. Althaea damascena...
- 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 or Althea (/ælˈθiːə/; Ancient Gr****: Ἀλθαία Althaía "healer" from althainein, "to cure"; also a kind of mallow") was the queen of Calydon in Gr****...
- confection made from Althaea officinalis, the marshmallow plant. The word "marshmallow" comes from the mallow plant species (Althaea officinalis), a herb...
- Commercial growers have reported that some closely related species (Althaea rugosa and Althaea ficifolia) are resistant to this fungus. In herbal medicine, Hollyhock...
- Althaea armeniaca is a flowering plant in the family Malvaceae, found in southern Russia, northern Iran, and Armenia. It is a tall, perennial herb with...
- Althaea (minor planet designation: 119 Althaea) is a main-belt asteroid that was discovered by Canadian-American astronomer J. C. Watson on April 3, 1872...
- as one of the Argonauts. Meleager was a Calydonian prince as the son of Althaea and the vintner King Oeneus or according to some, of the god Ares. He was...
- Species: H. syriacus Binomial name Hibiscus syriacus L. Synonyms List Althaea frutex Mill. Hibiscus rhombifolius Cav. Ketmia syriaca (L.) Scop. Ketmia...
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