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Encyclopedia > Wild orange
?Wild orange
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Capparaceae
Genus: Capparis
Species: C. mitchellii
Binomial name
Capparis mitchelii

Wild orange, is an Australian native plant. It's scientific name is Capparis mitchellii. Scientific classification or biological classification is how biologists group and categorize extinct and living species of organisms. ... Divisions Green algae Chlorophyta Charophyta Land plants (embryophytes) Non-vascular plants (bryophytes) Marchantiophyta - liverworts Anthocerotophyta - hornworts Bryophyta - mosses Vascular plants (tracheophytes) †Rhyniophyta - rhyniophytes †Zosterophyllophyta - zosterophylls Lycopodiophyta - clubmosses †Trimerophytophyta - trimerophytes Equisetophyta - horsetails Pteridophyta - true ferns Psilotophyta - whisk ferns Ophioglossophyta - adderstongues Seed plants (spermatophytes) †Pteridospermatophyta - seed ferns Pinophyta - conifers Cycadophyta - cycads Ginkgophyta... Classes Magnoliopsida - Dicots Liliopsida - Monocots The flowering plants (also called angiosperms) are the dominant and most familiar group of land plants. ... Magnoliopsida is the botanical name for a class: this name is formed by replacing the termination -aceae in the name Magnoliaceae by the termination -opsida (Art 16 of the ICBN). ... Families Achatocarpaceae Aizoaceae (Fig-marigold family) Amaranthaceae (amaranth family) Ancistrocladaceae Asteropeiaceae Barbeuiaceae Basellaceae (basella family) Cactaceae (cactus family) Caryophyllaceae (carnation family) Dioncophyllaceae Droseraceae (sundew family) Drosophyllaceae Frankeniaceae Molluginaceae (carpetweed family) Nepenthaceae Nyctaginaceae (four-oclock family) Physenaceae Phytolaccaceae (pokeweed family) Plumbaginaceae (plumbago family) Polygonaceae (buckwheat family) Portulacaceae (purslane family) Rhabdodendraceae... genera See text. ... In biology, binomial nomenclature is the formal method of naming species. ...

It's name in the Arrernte language of Central Australia is Merne atwakeye. Arrente is both a language, a group of people, and an area of land in Central Australia. ... Central Australia is a term used to describe the area of land surrounding and including Alice Springs in Australia. ...

Wild orange is a tasty bush tucker food for Aborigines. It is green when unripe. When it ripens, it becomes soft and has a fragrant smell. The inside is yellow or orange. It is still commonly eaten in the desert today. Bush Tucker is a colloquial Australian term for any food native to Australia and eaten before European colonisation. ...

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Its flowers are white, 2-3 cm wide and smell like orange blossoms.
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Wild mock-orange is the state flower of Idaho.
Orange County Wild - Orange County, California (416 words)
Orange County Wild (OCW) is a coalition of Orange County wilderness land managers and stewards, including state, county and city park systems, and public conservancy groups devoted to educating the public about the importance of preserving, protecting, enhancing wildland resources including forest, park and reserve resources, from the mountains to the Pacific.
Orange County is the second most biologically diverse county in California, and at the same time one of the smallest and most densely populated!
The purpose of Orange County Wild is to proactively develop and implement a cohesive strategy to preserve, protect, and enhance our wildland forest, park, and reserve resources, from the mountains to the Pacific.
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