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C vernus
Crocus Cro"cus (kr[=o]"k[u^]s), n. [L., saffron, fr. Gr. kro`kos; cf. Heb. kark[=o]m, Ar. kurkum, Skr. ku[.n]kuma.] 1. (Bot.) A genus of iridaceous plants, with pretty blossoms rising separately from the bulb or corm. C. vernus is one of the earliest of spring-blooming flowers; C. sativus produces the saffron, and blossoms in the autumn. 2. (Chem.) A deep yellow powder; the oxide of some metal calcined to a red or deep yellow color; esp., the oxide of iron (Crocus of Mars or colcothar) thus produced from salts of iron, and used as a polishing powder. Crocus of Venus (Old Chem.), oxide of copper.

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- Crocus vernus (L.) Hill – Spring crocus, Dutch crocus Crocus vernus subsp. albiflorus (Kit. ex Schult.) Asch. & Graebn. Crocus vernus subsp. vernus Series...
- been called 'Crocus vernus' by other authors. A Crocus vernus Cultivar Purple and white Crocus vernus Inkpen Crocus Fields Crocus vernus synonymy - Flora...
- Giant Dutch crocuses (C. vernus). Its cultivars are used as ornamental plants. The Latin specific epithet flavus means "pure yellow". C. flavus naturalises...
- Pascal Vernus, Jean Yoyotte, The Book of the Pharaohs, Cornell University Press 2003. ISBN 0-8014-4050-5. p.122 Vernus, Yoyotte Lichtheim p. 23 Vernus, Yoyotte...
- in 2004, and has appeared in FIFA World Cup qualifying matches. Vernus Abbott at National-Football-Teams.com Vernus Abbott – FIFA competition record...
- heart, it is agreeable work..." According to French egyptologist Pascal Vernus, the papyrus is not intended to produce ****ual excitement. Indeed, the apparent...
- there is also a small number of Fritillaria and crocus, primarily the C.vernus types. In addition to functioning as a gene bank, the garden has a seasonal...
- Families of Ancient Egypt, Thames & Hudson (2004) ISBN 0-500-05128-3, p.193 Vernus, op.cit., pp.108f. Breasted, op.cit., §§446ff. King Ramesses III's throat...
- Lewis (sect. Hebea) Gladiolus ver****ii De Wild. & T.Durand Gladiolus vernus Oberm. Gladiolus vigilans Barnard Gladiolus vinosomaculatus Kies Gladiolus...
- 1969, p. 31–33. Wilkinson (1999) p. 79 Wilkinson (1999) pp. 87–88 Pascal Vernus, Jean Yoyotte, The Book of the Pharaohs, Cornell University Press 2003,...
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