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Related to Firmiana: Firmiana simplex
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Noun1.Firmiana - small genus of Asian trees or shrubs
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
family Sterculiaceae, sterculia family, Sterculiaceae - a large family of plants of order Malvales
Chinese parasol, Chinese parasol tree, Firmiana simplex, phoenix tree, Japanese varnish tree - deciduous tree widely grown in southern United States as an ornamental for its handsome maplelike foliage and long racemes of yellow-green flowers followed by curious leaflike pods
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Firmiana simplex, commonly known as the Chinese parasol tree or wutongpinyin is an ornamental plant or tree of the cacao, or chocolate family Sterculiaceae of the order Malvales, native to Asia.
In 1808 they issued a proclamation, highlighting the necessity to organise musical life and musical education of performing artists in Bohemia, dated 25 April and signed by eight nobles; Count Jan Nostitz, Count Frantisek Josef of Wrtba, Count Bedrich Nostitz, Count Frantisek of Sternberk, Count Kristian Clam-Gallas, Count Karel, Master of Firmiana, Count Jan Pachta and Count Frantisek of Klebelsberk.
1/20 70 Malvaceae, Rosids Firmiana Marsili 2/5 16 Grewia L.