Origin of sargassum
Examples from the Web for sargassum
Sargassum is distinguished by its differentiation into stem and leaf, resembling in outward appearance the higher plants.The Sea-beach at Ebb-tide|Augusta Foote Arnold
Sea-lentil is a name sometimes applied to the gulfweed Sargassum vulgare.
Indeed, this region is especially so called on account of the ‘Sargassum,’ or weed, in the Portuguese tongue.The White Squall|John Conroy Hutcheson
Edward Forbes supposed that the Sargassum or Gulf-weed represents the littoral sea-weeds of a now submerged continent.More Letters of Charles Darwin|Charles Darwin
The sargassum and the almonds of the stone-pine completed the repast, during which the engineer spoke little.The Mysterious Island|Jules Verne