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tulip

(Science: botany) Any plant of the liliaceous genus Tulipa. Many varieties are cultivated for their beautiful, often variegated flowers. Tulip tree. A large American tree bearing tuliplike flowers. See liriodendron. A west Indian malvaceous tree (Paritium, or hibiscus, tiliaceum).

Origin: F. Tulipe, OF. Also tulipan, It. Tulipano, tulipa, from Turk. Tulbend, dulbend, literally, a turban, Per. Dulband; so called from the resemblance of the form of this flower to a turban. See Turban.


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Identify this flower

I found this picture on a site that did not include any information except for "SPC TULIP". After browsing everything i could find regarding tulips i found nothing. I want to identify so that I can purchse for my water garden. Please help. spc tulip.jpg

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by kristycantrell72
Sun Jan 17, 2010 1:25 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Identify this flower
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Views: 1636

Can someone please help me identify a plant in my garden

I just Moved in to my new house and I found this plant its leaves are long like that of a tulip and the bloom is pink and then it has small little blooms under each peddle the smaller blooms a purple and look like a violets

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by lziobro
Sat Jul 26, 2008 10:17 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Can someone please help me identify a plant in my garden
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New Find in Antarctica

This was a few weeks back, but did you guys hear about the new find in Antarctica? Pink eelpouts were found, types of sea spiders and these glass tulip like sessile species. I do not remember the exact species names and great details, but it is on the web if you just search "Antarctica species ...

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by Darwin420
Thu Mar 06, 2008 7:28 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: New Find in Antarctica
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Views: 3634

The Fiber Disease

Tam Tam, I am not too far from the NL in Michigan, ya know the tulip place? Must have some connections here. Wonder how MDA hooks into the scheme. Heres a good page: http://www.sandervanandel.com/site/pages/SANDERS-Africa-Page-4.html VanAndel Foundation ...

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by Skytroll
Sat Nov 04, 2006 8:49 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... Mary L of the MRF told me in a phone conversation that TamTam was a poet and he was able to fund his videos with his uncles money, who is a tulip farmer. Well I don't know TamTam, have never communicated with this person or met him. I have communicated with Mary L by phone (my cost of course) ...

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by SarahConnor
Mon Aug 07, 2006 12:24 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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