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In addition to searching through the individual botanical definitions you may now benefit also from browsing the extensive information gleaned through our research. This list has been compiled in alphabetic order according to the genus or species..

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rhomboidalis means 'rhombic- or diamond-shaped'. [See Phyllocladus rhomboidalis.]

ribes is derived from the genus name Ribes meaning 'like plants in that genus'. [See Embelia ribes, Rheum ribes.]

rigens is derived from Latin rigeo (inflexible, unbending, stiff, rigid) meaning 'rigid or stiff'. [See Gazania rigens.]

rigida is derived from Latin rigeo (inflexible, unbending, stiff, rigid) meaning 'rigid or stiff'. [See Pinus rigida, Solidago rigida.]

rigidus is derived from Latin rigeo (inflexible, unbending, stiff, rigid) meaning 'rigid or stiff'. [See Ceanothus rigidus.]

riparia is derived from Latin ripa (riverbank) meaning 'of or from riverbanks'. [See Carex riparia.]

rivale means 'growing by streams'. [See Geum rivale.]

robur is Latin (hard wood, strength) and is the Latin name for the species Quercus robur (oak) and is specific to that English oak. [See Quercus robur.]

robusta is derived from Latin robusti- (strong, stout) meaning 'stout or strong growth'. [See Grevillea robusta, Grindelia robusta, Metrosideros robusta.]

rosaeodora means 'rose scented'. [See Aniba rosaeodora.]


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