grayish-green


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Synonyms for grayish-green

of green tinged with grey

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Apterae are small to medium size, predominantly grayish-green with dark antennae, legs, siphunculi and cauda; body variably dusted with fine white wax.
2j) They emerge covered in pale yellow to tan tomentum, later losing some of the tomentum, and ultimately maturing to green or grayish-green (3E-F).
We did not detect any genotypic difference between three individuals of the grayish-green morph and six individuals of the darker morph in the Irazu population.
New yellowish-green leaves emerge in mid-spring, turning shiny dark green on top and grayish-green and hairy beneath with a leathery texture and oft-curling edges.
Johnston's Frankenia (Frankenia johnstonii) We proposed on May 22 to remove this plant--a low growing, grayish-green perennial shrub native to southern Texas and adjoining areas in Mexico--from the federal list of endangered and threatened species.
The soft, grayish-green, 1 1/4-5 inch-wide heart-shaped leaves and light-brown stems, both covered with trichomes or fine hairs, attract feral ungulates grazing in this dry, lowland forest.
Known to scientists as Parthenium argentatum, the plant's silvery, grayish-green leaves and yellow flowers make it resemble the more familiar sagebrush.
It has delicate, compound grayish-green leaves with long, narrow leaflets bearing saw-toothed serration.
Another low cactus is the Arizona fishhook (Mammillaria microcarpa), which has grayish-green stems and in April produces clusters of delicate pink flowers.
Sunday, a motorist spotted seven grayish-green, medium-size trash bags filled with wrapped presents, said investigator Chris Christopher of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.