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Sedum

sedum

(Science: botany) A genus of plants, mostly perennial, having succulent leaves and cymose flowers; orpine; stonecrop.

Origin: NL, fr. L. Sedere to sit; so called in allusion to the manner in which the plants attach themselves to rocks and walls.


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Let's not end with 's' anymore :) Sedum rupestre - rozchodník suchomilný; Gewöhnliche Felsen-Fetthenne; in English probably Angelina or Rocky Stonecrop http://www.biolib.cz/en/taxon/id169418/

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by JackBean
Wed Sep 16, 2009 6:38 am
 
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Topic: Name game
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