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Noun1.Brunfelsia - genus of tropical American shrubs grown for their flowers followed by fleshy berrylike fruits
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Solanaceae, potato family, Solanaceae - large and economically important family of herbs or shrubs or trees often strongly scented and sometimes narcotic or poisonous; includes the genera Solanum, Atropa, Brugmansia, Capsicum, Datura, Hyoscyamus, Lycopersicon, Nicotiana, Petunia, Physalis, and Solandra
Brunfelsia americana, lady-of-the-night - West Indian shrub with fragrant showy yellowish-white flowers
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Mais contrastantes foram os resultados de Althaus-Ottmann, Leal e Zuffellato-Ribas (2006), que ao avaliarem o comprimento medio das tres maiores raizes por estaca de Brunfelsia uniflora (manaca), outra especie de Solanaceae, apos 120 dias do estaqueamento, verificaram que, no melhor tratamento, as raizes apresentavam 1,14 cm de comprimento.
El genero Brunfelsia (Solanaceae) incluye arbustos atractivos por su follaje verde brillante y flores que cambian de color desde el purpura pasando por el lavanda hasta el blanco, circunstancia que les otorga el nombre comun que poseen en algunos paises ("ayer, hoy y manana").
Among them, Brunfelsia granoifolra has been known to have anti-aging effect on skin (Masaki 2010).
It is special among eriophyids because it has a wide host range (attacking Brunfelsia sp.
Acidocroton trichophyllus (Euphorbiaceae), Brunfelsia portoricensis (Solanaceae), Synapsis ilicifolia (Bignoniaceae), and Zanthoxylum ekmanii (Rutaceae)] were not informative for our research as these studies had the endemic species as outgroups or to test particular phylogenetic methods or to investigate the utility of DNA barcode markers in floristic studies (Appendix S3).
lapacho); gallery forest, dominated by Gleditsia amorphoides (espina corona), Myrsine laetevirens (canelon), Trichilia catigua (catigua colorado), Brunfelsia australis (jazmin paraguayo), Trichilia elegans, Allophylus edulis (chal chal), with ground covered by several species of bromeliads; savanna, characterized by Copernicia alba (caranday) and several species of Paspalum; marshes and small ponds (Brown et al.
entre otros); 2) arbustivo: cuyos elementos mas importantes son: Brunfelsia australis Plum.
He watches her from the bay windows; in the six weeks since they left Miami, she has spent every morning planting tropical shrubs: brunfelsia and tree ferns and lancepods and orange blossoms.
Although Solanum appears to be the most important host plant genus for Mechanitis, other genera such as Brugmansia, Brunfelsia, Cyphomandra, Datura, Jaltomata and Nicandra have been previously reported in Brazil, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Uruguay and Venezuela (Beccaloni et al.
One genus, Brunfelsia chiricaspi is found in the Western Amazon of Colombia.