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Anchusa officinalisOxtongue Ox"tongue`, n. (Bot.)
A name given to several plants, from the shape and roughness
of their leaves; as, Anchusa officinalis, a kind of
bugloss, and Helminthia echioides, both European herbs. Anchusa officinalisAlkanet Al"ka*net, n. [Dim. of Sp. alcana, alhe[~n]a, in which
al is the Ar. article. See Henna, and cf. Orchanet.]
1. (Chem.) A dyeing matter extracted from the roots of
Alkanna tinctoria, which gives a fine deep red color.
(a) A boraginaceous herb (Alkanna tinctoria) yielding
the dye; orchanet.
(b) The similar plant Anchusa officinalis; bugloss;
also, the American puccoon.
Meaning of Anchusa from wikipedia
- The genus Anchusa belongs
to the borage family
(Boraginaceae). It includes about
35 species found growing
in Europe, North
Africa, South Africa
officinalis, commonly known
as the common bugloss
or alkanet, is a plant species
in the genus Anchusa
. The plant provides
deal of nectar...
- Anchusa azurea
is a species
of flowering plant
in the family
by the common names garden anchusa
and Italian bugloss
(or just "bugloss")...
- Anchusa strigosa
is a non-succulent species
of herbaceous plants
in the Boraginaceae family endemic
to the Eastern Mediterranean
- Two Royal
have been named
HMS Anchusa after
the flower: HMS Anchusa
(1917), an Anchusa
-cl**** sloop launched
in 1917. It was sunk by SM U-54...
- Anchusa arvensis
is a plant species
of the genus Anchusa
. Its common names include small bugloss
bugloss. This is a hairy annual
barrelieri, Barrelier's bugloss
alkanet, is a species
in the Boraginaceae plant
family. It is sometimes
used as an ornamental...
- is also used for dyer's bugloss
(Alkanna tinctoria) and common bugloss
officinalis). Green alkanet
is an introduced species
in the British
bugloss, Anchusa officinalis
gromwell, Lithospermum arvense False
alkanet, Anchusa barrelieri Green
- HMS Anchusa
(later renamed Silverlord
and Sir Edgar) was a Flower-cl**** corvette
in the Royal
Navy. She was launched
in 1941 under
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