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Plants and empire colonial bioprospecting in the Atlantic world Londa Schiebinger

Author:
Schiebinger, Londa L  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (x, 306 pages) illustrations
Type:
Electronic resources
History
Place:
Caribbean Area
Caribbean Region
Date:
2004
18th century
18e siècle
Topic:
Pride-of-Barbados (Plant)  Search this
Herbal abortifacients--History  Search this
Slavery--History  Search this
Medicine--History  Search this
Pharmacognosy--history  Search this
Abortifacient Agents--history  Search this
Caesalpinia  Search this
Colonialism--history  Search this
History, 18th Century  Search this
Médecine--Histoire  Search this
SCIENCE--Life Sciences--Botany  Search this
NATURE--Plants--General  Search this
Herbal abortifacients  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Call number:
RG137.45 .S35 2004 (Internet)
Data Source:
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1159101

Bulbophyllum lepidum

Life Form:
Epiphytic
Bloom Characteristics:
Inflorescence is 6-9" (15.25-22.7 cm) long, shiny and purple, with 11-13 flowers. Flowers are 1" (2.5 cm) across.
Range:
Indo-China to Hainan and W and C Malesia
Habitat:
Semi-deciduous and evergreen forests; 985-3600ft (300-1100m)
Topic:
Orchids  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Fan of Venus Bulbophyllum
The Beautiful Bulbophyllum
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Lilianae
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Orchidaceae
Subfamily:
Epidendroideae
Genus:
Bulbophyllum
Species:
lepidum
Accession Number:
2008-1093A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax741dbd47f-ccde-4fc1-b65b-488a6abee29e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2008-1093A
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Bulbophyllum lepidum

Life Form:
Epiphytic
Bloom Characteristics:
Inflorescence is 6-9" (15.25-22.7 cm) long, shiny and purple, with 11-13 flowers. Flowers are 1" (2.5 cm) across.
Range:
Indo-China to Hainan and W and C Malesia
Habitat:
Semi-deciduous and evergreen forests; 985-3600ft (300-1100m)
Topic:
Orchids  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Fan of Venus Bulbophyllum
The Beautiful Bulbophyllum
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Lilianae
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Orchidaceae
Subfamily:
Epidendroideae
Genus:
Bulbophyllum
Species:
lepidum
Accession Number:
2011-2497B
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax74215ff02-031a-4b6e-9cd5-153b0ce5d763
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2011-2497B
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Bulbophyllum lepidum

Life Form:
Epiphytic
Bloom Characteristics:
Inflorescence is 6-9" (15.25-22.7 cm) long, shiny and purple, with 11-13 flowers. Flowers are 1" (2.5 cm) across.
Range:
Indo-China to Hainan and W and C Malesia
Habitat:
Semi-deciduous and evergreen forests; 985-3600ft (300-1100m)
Topic:
Orchids  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Fan of Venus Bulbophyllum
The Beautiful Bulbophyllum
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Lilianae
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Orchidaceae
Subfamily:
Epidendroideae
Genus:
Bulbophyllum
Species:
lepidum
Accession Number:
2012-0806A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax7597cb55f-95ef-4f82-b892-e8b1d244ca71
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2012-0806A
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Brassavola tuberculata

Life Form:
Epiphytic
Bloom Characteristics:
Flower is 2.4" across.
Fragrance:
Gardenia (at night)
Range:
Bolivia to Paraguay, E to S Brazil
Habitat:
Cool mountains to hot, low savannahs
Topic:
Orchids  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Rough Brassavola
The Revolute Epidendrum
Tuberculated Brassavola
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Lilianae
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Orchidaceae
Subfamily:
Epidendroideae
Genus:
Brassavola
Species:
tuberculata
Accession Number:
2014-0961A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax7e03fcf8b-9909-4a7c-9e3b-9a347cd21d36
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2014-0961A
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Bulbophyllum lepidum

Life Form:
Epiphytic
Bloom Characteristics:
Inflorescence is 6-9" (15.25-22.7 cm) long, shiny and purple, with 11-13 flowers. Flowers are 1" (2.5 cm) across.
Range:
Indo-China to Hainan and W and C Malesia
Habitat:
Semi-deciduous and evergreen forests; 985-3600ft (300-1100m)
Topic:
Orchids  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Fan of Venus Bulbophyllum
The Beautiful Bulbophyllum
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Lilianae
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Orchidaceae
Subfamily:
Epidendroideae
Genus:
Bulbophyllum
Species:
lepidum
Accession Number:
2014-0999A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian Gardens Orchid Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax771ade089-d9f8-471c-82d2-1eb658729039
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2014-0999A
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× Oncidopsis Celtic Sun 'Maya'

Life Form:
Epiphytic
Bloom Characteristics:
Yellow flowers have a white lip and last about a month
Range:
hybrid
Topic:
Orchids  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Oncidopsis clonal hybrid
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Lilianae
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Orchidaceae
Genus:
× oncidopsis
Accession Number:
2017-0593A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax7d14f64dc-ed0d-4d57-83c9-12c3326259f3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2017-0593A
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× Oncidopsis Celtic Sun 'Maya'

Life Form:
Epiphytic
Bloom Characteristics:
Yellow flowers have a white lip and last about a month
Range:
hybrid
Topic:
Orchids  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Oncidopsis clonal hybrid
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Lilianae
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Orchidaceae
Genus:
× oncidopsis
Accession Number:
2018-0803A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax73b87062a-1b0d-44f9-9739-ea481a66738b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2018-0803A

Chionanthus virginicus 'CV1049' SERENITY

Life Form:
Deciduous tree
Average Height:
10-15'
Foliage Characteristics:
Simple, green leaves with purple ribs
Structure:
Round
Range:
Cultivated
Topic:
Trees  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Fringetree cultivar
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Asteranae
Order:
Lamiales
Family:
Oleaceae
Genus:
Chionanthus
Species:
virginicus
Accession Number:
2019-0275A
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian Gardens Tree Collection
On Display:
Anacostia Community Museum
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax726a7d8de-43c9-4abd-8de0-b2c7848e53b2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2019-0275A
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Chionanthus virginicus 'CV1049' SERENITY

Life Form:
Deciduous tree
Average Height:
10-15'
Foliage Characteristics:
Yellow
Structure:
Round
Range:
Cultivated
Topic:
Trees  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Fringetree cultivar
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Asteranae
Order:
Lamiales
Family:
Oleaceae
Genus:
Chionanthus
Species:
virginicus
Accession Number:
2019-0281A
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian Gardens Tree Collection
On Display:
Anacostia Community Museum
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax7e3a40633-9150-4d78-b50b-bcfe19e86b19
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2019-0281A

Chionanthus virginicus 'CV1049' SERENITY

Life Form:
Deciduous tree
Average Height:
10-15'
Foliage Characteristics:
Simple, green leaves with purple ribs
Structure:
Round
Range:
Cultivated
Topic:
Trees  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Fringetree cultivar
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Asteranae
Order:
Lamiales
Family:
Oleaceae
Genus:
Chionanthus
Species:
virginicus
Accession Number:
2019-0321A
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian Gardens Tree Collection
On Display:
Anacostia Community Museum
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax707fcdbc6-1fb7-428d-ae9d-fa3eee7a2cb6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2019-0321A

Lavandula angustifolia 'Hidcote'

Life Form:
Herbaceous perennial
Bloom Characteristics:
Purple-blue flowers on terminal spikes
Foliage Characteristics:
Narrow, grey-green leaves are up to 2.5" (6.4 cm) long.
Fragrance:
Sweet (foliage and flowers)
Plant Size:
12-18" tall x 12-18" wide (30-45.7 x 30-45.7 cm)
Range:
cultivated
Topic:
Display Gardens  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Common lavender cultivar
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Asteranae
Order:
Lamiales
Family:
Lamiaceae
Genus:
Lavandula
Species:
angustifolia
Accession Number:
2021-0750A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax72b75653d-78b1-49e3-aa83-794352be47fb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2021-0750A
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Lavandula angustifolia 'Hidcote'

Life Form:
Herbaceous perennial
Bloom Characteristics:
Purple-blue flowers on terminal spikes
Foliage Characteristics:
Narrow, grey-green leaves are up to 2.5" (6.4 cm) long.
Fragrance:
Sweet (foliage and flowers)
Plant Size:
12-18" tall x 12-18" wide (30-45.7 x 30-45.7 cm)
Range:
cultivated
Topic:
Display Gardens  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Common lavender cultivar
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Asteranae
Order:
Lamiales
Family:
Lamiaceae
Genus:
Lavandula
Species:
angustifolia
Accession Number:
2021-0755A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax7a0f28db1-5faf-4c6f-a63a-7e61e4586ac5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2021-0755A
Online Media:

Brassavola tuberculata

Life Form:
Epiphytic
Bloom Characteristics:
Flower is 2.4" across.
Fragrance:
Gardenia (at night)
Range:
Bolivia to Paraguay, E to S Brazil
Habitat:
Cool mountains to hot, low savannahs
Topic:
Orchids  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Rough Brassavola
The Revolute Epidendrum
Tuberculated Brassavola
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Lilianae
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Orchidaceae
Subfamily:
Epidendroideae
Genus:
Brassavola
Species:
tuberculata
Accession Number:
2022-0094A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian Gardens Orchid Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax7e0bc7a86-06c6-4390-91f0-348232301f38
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2022-0094A

Brassavola tuberculata

Life Form:
Epiphytic
Bloom Characteristics:
Flower is 2.4" across.
Fragrance:
Gardenia (at night)
Range:
Bolivia to Paraguay, E to S Brazil
Habitat:
Cool mountains to hot, low savannahs
Topic:
Orchids  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Rough Brassavola
The Revolute Epidendrum
Tuberculated Brassavola
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Lilianae
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Orchidaceae
Subfamily:
Epidendroideae
Genus:
Brassavola
Species:
tuberculata
Accession Number:
2022-0185A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax787efaf0e-d72c-4426-aa21-8c446c38ffa0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2022-0185A

Brassavola tuberculata

Life Form:
Epiphytic
Bloom Characteristics:
Inflorescence is shorter than the leaves and has up to 6 flowers. Flowers are 2.5-3" across.
Fragrance:
Gardenia (at night)
Range:
Bolivia to Paraguay, E to S Brazil
Habitat:
Cool mountains to hot, low savannahs
Topic:
Orchids  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Rough Brassavola
The Revolute Epidendrum
Tuberculated Brassavola
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Lilianae
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Orchidaceae
Subfamily:
Epidendroideae
Genus:
Brassavola
Species:
tuberculata
Accession Number:
2022-0186A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax7643c4f8e-7a3a-4f77-a5ac-86a45a94a81f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2022-0186A

Morden-Smithsonian Expedition to Dominica: The Lichens (Thelotremataceae)

Author:
Hale, Mason E., Jr.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Year:
1974
Citation:
Hale, Mason E., Jr. 1974. Morden-Smithsonian Expedition to Dominica: The Lichens (Thelotremataceae). In Smithsonian Contributions to Botany, 16. https://doi.org/10.5479/si.0081024X.16.
Identifier:
77469
DOI:
https://doi.org/10.5479/si.0081024X.16
ISBN:
0081-024X
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries and Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:slasro_77469

A generic review of the tribe Liabeae (Asteraceae)

Author:
Robinson, Harold E.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Year:
1983
Citation:
Robinson, Harold E. 1983. A generic review of the tribe Liabeae (Asteraceae). In Smithsonian Contributions to Botany, 54. https://doi.org/10.5479/si.0081024X.54.
Identifier:
24428
DOI:
https://doi.org/10.5479/si.0081024X.54
ISBN:
0081-024X
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries and Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:slasro_24428

Catalogue of Seed Plants of the West Indies

Editor:
Acevedo-Rodríguez, Pedro  Search this
Strong, Mark T.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Year:
2012
Citation:
Acevedo-Rodríguez, Pedro and Strong, Mark T., editors. 2012. Catalogue of Seed Plants of the West Indies. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution. In Smithsonian Contributions to Botany, 98. https://doi.org/10.5479/si.0081024X.98.1.
Identifier:
109434
DOI:
https://doi.org/10.5479/si.0081024X.98.1
ISBN:
0081-024X
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries and Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:slasro_109434

Flora of Micronesia, 3: Convolvulaceae

Author:
Fosberg, F. Raymond  Search this
Sachet, Marie-Hélène  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Year:
1977
Citation:
Fosberg, F. Raymond and Sachet, Marie-Hélène. 1977. Flora of Micronesia, 3: Convolvulaceae. In Smithsonian Contributions to Botany, 36. https://doi.org/10.5479/si.0081024X.36.
Identifier:
73366
DOI:
https://doi.org/10.5479/si.0081024X.36
ISBN:
0081-024X
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries and Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:slasro_73366

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