Alsobia


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Related to Alsobia: Alsobia dianthiflora
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Noun1.Alsobia - tropical American herbs sometimes included in genus Episcia
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Gesneriaceae, gesneria family, Gesneriaceae - large family of tropical herbs or shrubs or lianas; in some classification systems placed in the order Scrophulariales
Alsobia dianthiflora, Episcia dianthiflora, lace-flower vine - low-growing creeping perennial of Central America having deeply fringed white flowers; sometimes placed in genus Episcia
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Alsobia San Miguel - a large pot plant with big, deep-centred blooms, white with purple spots.