Agapantus

Agapanthus africanus (African lily) is a flowering plant from the genus Agapanthus native to the area of Cape of Good Hope in South Africa.

Akonita

Flowering plant: Aconitum;  commonly known as aconite, monkshood, wolf’s bane, leopard’s bane, mousebane, women’s bane, devil’s helmet, queen of poisons, or blue rocket.

Alaternu

Siġra żgħira  – Rhammus Alaternus

English: Italian Buckthorn or Mediterranenean Buckthorn Tree

Alaternu

 

Albural

Jew arbural jew alberan.

1. Il-lista li tinżamm mill-kumitat tal-festa li fiha jkun hemm l-ismijiet ta’ dawk li jagħtu kontribuzzjoni finanzjara fissa b’risq xi ġabra għall-festa. 2. Is-siġra tar-razza. Etim. Tal. albero – M. siġra.

Alissu

Alyssum: a genus of about 100–170 species of flowering plants in the family Brassicaceae, native to Europe, Asia, and northern Africa, with the highest species diversity in the Mediterranean region. The genus comprises annual and perennial herbaceous plants or (rarely) small shrubs, growing to 10–100 cm tall, with oblong-oval leaves. Alyssum flowers are characteristically small and grouped in terminal clusters; they are often yellow or white colored but can be pink or purple.

Alizzari

Tip ta’ Siġra, dejjem ħadra, għandha għeruq twal u ħamranin – Rubia tinctorum

English: Type of tree know as Common Madder

alizzari

 

Alkanna

Flowering plant: Alkanna tinctoria, the dyer’s alkanetor alkanet, is a herb in the borage family. Its main notability is its roots are used as a red dye. The plant is also known as dyers’ bugloss, orchanet, Spanish bugloss, or Languedoc bugloss. It is native to the Mediterranean region.