What is another word for Machaeranthera Tortifoloia?

3 synonyms found


[ mˈake͡əɹˌanθəɹə tˈɔːtɪfˌɒlɔ͡ɪə], [ mˈake‍əɹˌanθəɹə tˈɔːtɪfˌɒlɔ‍ɪə], [ m_ˈa_k_eə_ɹ_ˌa_n_θ_ə_ɹ_ə t_ˈɔː_t_ɪ_f_ˌɒ_l_ɔɪ_ə]

Machaeranthera tortifolia is a mouthful to say, and even harder to spell. Luckily, there are plenty of synonyms for this tongue-twisting plant. Commonly known as the Twisted Aster or the Shaggytip Daisy, Machaeranthera tortifolia boasts beautiful purple flowers and twisted leaves. Other synonyms you might come across include the Prairie Aster, Blue Mist Flower, and the New Mexico Aster. No matter what you call it, this hardy plant is a great addition to gardens in dry, hot climates. It can tolerate drought and poor soil, making it a low-maintenance option for gardeners looking for a splash of color.

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    Synonyms for Machaeranthera tortifoloia:

    How to use "Machaeranthera tortifoloia" in context?

    Machaeranthera Tortifoloia, commonly known as Madagascar doily orchid, is a species of orchid endemic to the island of Madagascar.

    This epiphytic or lithophytic orchid has a single tuberous, crass-leaved stem reaching up to 12 centimetres in height and wide. The leaves are opposite and leathery, measuring up to 5 centimetres long and wide. The green flowers are hermaphrodite, have lobes that are triangular in cross-section, and are borne on a long stem. The flowers are pollinated by bees.

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