genus Batis


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Noun1.genus Batis - small genus of plants constituting the family Batidaceae: low straggling dioecious shrubsgenus Batis - small genus of plants constituting the family Batidaceae: low straggling dioecious shrubs
caryophylloid dicot genus - genus of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers
Batidaceae, family Batidaceae, saltwort family - family coextensive with genus Batis: saltworts
Batis maritima, saltwort - low-growing strong-smelling coastal shrub of warm parts of the New World having unisexual flowers in conelike spikes and thick succulent leaves