Batis Maritima

Saltwort (E); Barilla (S). The leaves serve as a presalted salad, potherb, or pickle.

EthnoBotanical Dictionary. 2013.

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  • Batis maritima — Saltwort Salt wort , n. (Bot.) A name given to several plants which grow on the seashore, as the {Batis maritima}, and the glasswort. See {Glasswort}. [1913 Webster] {Black saltwort}, the sea milkwort. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Batis maritima — ID 9716 Symbol Key BAMA5 Common Name turtleweed Family Bataceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, CA, FL, GA, HI, LA, MS, NC, PR, SC, TX, VI Growth Habit Subshrub …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Batis maritima — noun low growing strong smelling coastal shrub of warm parts of the New World having unisexual flowers in conelike spikes and thick succulent leaves • Syn: ↑saltwort • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Member Holonyms: ↑Batis, ↑genus Batis …   Useful english dictionary

  • Batis maritima L. — Symbol BAMA5 Common Name turtleweed Botanical Family Bataceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Batis — maritima, männliche Pflanze Systematik Kerneudikotyledonen Rosiden …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Batis (Genre) — Batis …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Batis — Taxobox name = Batis image caption = Male flowers on Batis maritima regnum = Plantae unranked divisio = Angiosperms unranked classis = Eudicots unranked ordo = Rosids ordo = Brassicales familia = Bataceae genus = Batis genus authority = L.… …   Wikipedia

  • Batis (plante) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Batis (homonymie). Batis …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Batis — noun small genus of plants constituting the family Batidaceae: low straggling dioecious shrubs • Syn: ↑genus Batis • Hypernyms: ↑caryophylloid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Batidaceae, ↑family Batidaceae, ↑saltwort family …   Useful english dictionary

  • Batis [2] — Batis, 1) (B. R. Brow.), Pflanzengattung zur Familie der Zapfenbäume, Eiben, Ephedreae Rchnb., bei Endlicher zu den zweifelhaften, nicht genug bekannten Pflanzen gezählt, Diöcie Tetranbrie L. Art: B, maritima, 4 Fuß hoher Strauch mit vierkantigen …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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