Salpichroa


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Noun1.Salpichroa - herbs of temperate North and South America: cock's eggs
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
cock's eggs, Salpichroa organifolia, Salpichroa rhomboidea - weedy vine of Argentina having solitary white flowers followed by egg-shaped white or yellow fruit
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tree tobacco Nicotiana glauca Graham, lily of the valley vine Salpichroa origanifolia (Lam.