Caroliniana sentence example
- The American hornbeam, blue or water beech, is Carpinus americana (also known as C. caroliniana); the common hophornbeam, a native of the south of Europe, is a member of a closely allied genus, Ostrya vulgaris, the allied American species, 0.
- A. Caroliniana is a very small and curious water-plant, which floats on water quite free of soil, the tufts of delicate green leaves like tiny emeralds.
- Several kinds are bold and handsome in leaf, especially R. alpina, R. libanotica, and R. tinctoria, and in a less degree others like Purshiana, Caroliniana, alnifolia, and davurica.
- C. caroliniana is a spreading dwarf species bearing in spring loose racemes of pretty rose flowers, and C. virginica (Spring Beauty) is a slender erect plant, with pink blossoms.
- P. caroliniana differs from P. asarifolia in having oval or heart-shaped leaves; it flowers about the same time, usually from the beginning of July till the end of August.Advertisement
- Other species are C. caroliniana, cordata, japonica, orientalis, and Turczaninovii.
- A scarce but good kind is T. caroliniana, which grows 6 feet high in rich moist soil and blooms in July and August when all the rest have done.
- Nymphaea Alba Odorata Caroliniana - The leaves are green above and red beneath, and though nearly a foot across when fully grown, the plant is only of moderate growth and not too vigorous for a tank.