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Noun1.bocconia - herb of China and Japan widely cultivated for its plumelike panicles of creamy white flowers
poppy - annual or biennial or perennial herbs having showy flowers
genus Macleaya, Macleaya - a perennial herb of eastern Asia: plume poppy
2.bocconia - small Central American tree having loose racemes of purple-tinted green flowers
genus Bocconia - tropical American trees or shrubs closely related to genus Macleaya
angiospermous tree, flowering tree - any tree having seeds and ovules contained in the ovary
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However, it is of interest that within Papaveraceae, Bocconia and Macleaya have a similar floral (wind-pollination) syndrome, with reduced penanth, long, hanging anthers, and relatively large stigma with long papillae (Fig.
Two plants employed by those in the colonial region showed an in vitro antileishmanial activity: Bocconia integrifolia and B.
braziliensis Papaveraceae Bocconia integrifolia H and B Bolivia LF + SB L.