Barbados gooseberry

Pereskia (E)

EthnoBotanical Dictionary. 2013.

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  • Barbados gooseberry — noun 1. West Indian woody climber with spiny stems and numerous fragrant white flowers in panicles followed by small yellow to orange fruits • Syn: ↑Barbados gooseberry vine, ↑Pereskia aculeata • Hypernyms: ↑vine • Member Holonyms: ↑Pereskia, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Barbados gooseberry — Taxobox | name = Barbados gooseberry status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 image width = 240px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Caryophyllales familia = Cactaceae genus = Pereskia species = P. aculeata… …   Wikipedia

  • Barbados-gooseberry — dygliuotoji pereskija statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Kaktusinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaisinis augalas (Pereskia aculeata), paplitęs Pietų Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Pereskia aculeata angl. Barbados gooseberry; blade apple cactus; leafy… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Barbados gooseberry — peruvinė dumplūnė statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Vienametė, vaisinė kiauliauoginių (Solanaceae) šeimos daržovė. Vegetacijos trukmė ilga – 152 dienos. Dauginama sėklomis. Maistui vartojami švieži, konservuoti ar džiovinti vaisiai.… …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • Barbados gooseberry — 1. Also called lemon vine. a treelike cactus, Pereskia aculeata, of tropical America, characterized by broad, elliptical leaves and spiny stems bearing a yellow, edible fruit. 2. the fruit itself. Also called blade apple. [1750 60] * * * …   Universalium

  • Barbados-gooseberry vine — noun West Indian woody climber with spiny stems and numerous fragrant white flowers in panicles followed by small yellow to orange fruits • Syn: ↑Barbados gooseberry, ↑Pereskia aculeata • Hypernyms: ↑vine • Member Holonyms: ↑Pereskia, ↑genus… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Barbados (disambiguation) — Barbados can refer to:Places*Barbados, an island nation located in the eastern Caribbean *Barbados Island (Pennsylvania), an island in the Schuylkill River located to the south of Norristown in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania *Barbadoes, a former …   Wikipedia

  • Gooseberry (disambiguation) — The gooseberry is a species of Ribes , native to Europe, northwestern Africa and southwestern Asia.Gooseberry may also refer to:* Barbados gooseberry, an unusual cactus * Cape gooseberry, a species of Physalis indigenous to South America *… …   Wikipedia

  • Surinam-gooseberry — dygliuotoji pereskija statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Kaktusinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaisinis augalas (Pereskia aculeata), paplitęs Pietų Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Pereskia aculeata angl. Barbados gooseberry; blade apple cactus; leafy… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Barbadosgooseberry — Barbados gooseberry n. In both senses also called blade apple. 1. A tropical American cactus (Pereskia aculeata) with climbing or trailing spiny stems, broad leaves, and clusters of fragrant whitish, pale yellow, or pinkish flowers. 2. The small …   Universalium

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