genus Cyrilla


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Noun1.genus Cyrilla - one species: trees and shrubs having flowers with acute or twisted petals and wingless fruit
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
cyrilla family, Cyrilliaceae, family Cyrilliaceae, titi family - shrubs and trees with leathery leaves and small white flowers in racemes: genera Cyrilla and Cliftonia
cyrilla, Cyrilla racemiflora, leatherwood, white titi - shrub or small tree of southeastern United States to West Indies and Brazil; grown for the slender racemes of white flowers and orange and crimson foliage