Definition of Maranta. Meaning of Maranta. Synonyms of Maranta

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Definition of Maranta

Maranta
Maranta Ma*ran"ta, n. [NL.] (Bot.) A genus of endogenous plants found in tropical America, and some species also in India. They have tuberous roots containing a large amount of starch, and from one species (Maranta arundinacea) arrowroot is obtained. Many kinds are cultivated for ornament.

Meaning of Maranta from wikipedia

- Maranta leuconeura, also known as prayer plant, is a species of flowering plant in the family Marantaceae, native to the Brazilian tropical forests. It...
- Maranta is a genus of flowering plants in the family Marantaceae, native to tropical Central and South America and the West Indies. Maranta was named...
- Rugby League. Maranta pla**** rugby union for the Queensland Reds in Super Rugby. Maranta was born in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Maranta grew up surrounded...
- Maranta arundinacea, also known as arrowroot, maranta, West Indian arrowroot, obedience plant, Bermuda arrowroot, araru, araruta, ararao or hulankeeriya...
- Maranta can refer to: The Marantaceae family of "prayer plants", including arrowroot Maranta (plant), a genus within that family Maranta as a personal...
- cone-like inflorescences that fade to yellow or pink. Maranta warscewiczii L. Mathieu ex Planch. Maranta warscewiczii L. Mathieu Phyllodes warscewiczii (L...
- genera Maranta (Maranta leuconeura, Maranta depressa) and Thalia (Thalia geniculata). The most well-known species in the family is arrowroot (Maranta arundinacea)...
- from the rhizomes (rootstock) of several tropical plants, traditionally Maranta arundinacea, but also Florida arrowroot from Zamia integrifolia, and tapioca...
- Calathea ornata". IPNI. Retrieved March 26, 2010. Nomenclatural synonym = Maranta ornata Lem. (Published in: Flore des Serres et des Jardins de l'Europe...
- Barry Maranta (born 18 December 1934), is an Australian businessman and co-founder of the Brisbane Broncos rugby league team. As well as being a founder...
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