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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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Meum [genus name] is derived from Greek meio- (less, smaller), and may be a Greek plant name meon (possibly for spignel, Meum athamanticum). [See Meum.]

mexicana means 'of or from Mexico'. [See Argemone mexicana, Prunus mexicana, Purshia mexicana.]

microcarpa is derived from Greek micro- (small) and carpo- (fruit) components. [See Citrus microcarpa.]

Microcitrus [genus name] is derived from Greek micro- (small) and citron (lemon) components. [See ... .]

microphyllus is derived from Greek micro- (small) and phyllo- (leaf) components. [See Pilocarpus microphyllus.]

microtheca is derived from Greek micro- (small) and -theca (case) components. [See Eucalyptus microtheca.]

miliaceum is derived from Latin milium (millet). [See Panicum miliaceum.]

millefolium is derived from Latin mille- (thousand) and -folia (leaved) components meaning 'many leaved'. [See Achillea millefolium.]

Milium [genus name] is a classical Latin name for 'millet'. [See Milium.]

mimosifolia is made up of the genus name Mimosa and Latin -folia (leaved) components meaning 'with leaves like those of that genus'. [See Jacaranda mimosifolia.]


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