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Macadamia nut

Native to Australia, the macadamia tree is now cultivated in other countries including Hawaii and South Africa—a rare example of a native


common name for members of the Malvaceae, a family of herbs and shrubs distributed over most of the world and especially abundant in the American


common name for the genus Acer of the Aceraceae, a family of deciduous trees and shrubs of the Northern Hemisphere, found mainly in temperate regions

Open McCormick, Cyrus Hall, 1809-1884
McCormick, Cyrus Hall, 1809-1884

Cyrus McCormick, an inventor, played a key role in promoting the revolution in agricultural production in the United States that accompanied the

Open Mints (Plants)
Mints (Plants)

in botany, common name for members of the Labiatae, a large family of chiefly annual or perennial herbs. Several species are shrubby or climbing forms


common name for the Moraceae, a family of deciduous or evergreen trees and shrubs, often climbing, mostly of pantropical distribution, and

Open Mushroom

type of basidium fungus characterized by spore-bearing gills on the underside of the umbrella- or cone-shaped cap. The name toadstool is popularly


common name for the Myrtaceae, a family of shrubs and trees almost entirely of tropical regions, especially in America and Australia. The family is