Definition of Anchusa. Meaning of Anchusa. Synonyms of Anchusa

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Anchusa. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Anchusa and, of course, Anchusa synonyms and on the right images related to the word Anchusa.

Definition of Anchusa

No result for Anchusa. Showing similar results...

Anchusa officinalis
Oxtongue 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 officinalis
Alkanet 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. 2. (Bot.) (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

- See also Anchusa cl**** corvette, a former cl**** of Royal Navy ships The genus Anchusa belongs to the borage family (Boraginaceae). It includes about 35...
- Anchusa officinalis, commonly known as the common bugloss or alkanet, is a plant species in the genus Anchusa. The plant provides a great deal of nectar...
- Anchusa azurea is a species of flowering plant in the family Boraginaceae, known by the common names garden anchusa and Italian bugloss (or just "bugloss")...
- Two Royal Navy ships 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...
- HMS Anchusa was a Flower-cl**** corvette that served in the Royal Navy. She was launched in 1941 under the crash wartime construction program instituted...
- Anchusa arvensis is a plant species of the genus Anchusa. Its common names include small bugloss and annual bugloss. This is a hairy annual herb which...
- Nymphe-cl**** **** sloop launched in 1887 HMS Saxifrage or HMS President, an Anchusa-cl**** sloop launched in 1918 SS President, a 19th-century transatlantic...
- Alkanet or common bugloss, Anchusa officinalis **** alkanet or field gromwell, Lithospermum arvense False alkanet, Anchusa barrelieri Green alkanet,...
- served in the Second World War. Later, in the 1930s, sloops of the P, Anchusa, Hastings, Grimsby, and Black Swan cl****es were commissioned. The RIN was...
- Anchusa barrelieri, Barrelier's bugloss or false alkanet, is a species of plant in the Boraginaceae plant family. It is sometimes used as an ornamental...
Loading...