genus Eugenia


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Noun1.genus Eugenia - tropical trees and shrubs with aromatic leaves and often valuable hard woodgenus Eugenia - tropical trees and shrubs with aromatic leaves and often valuable hard wood
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
family Myrtaceae, Myrtaceae, myrtle family - trees and shrubs yielding a fragrant oil
Eugenia corynantha, sour cherry - Australian tree with sour red fruit
Eugenia dicrana, nakedwood - tree of extreme southern Florida and West Indies having thin scaly bark and aromatic fruits and seeds and yielding hard heavy close-grained zebrawood
Eugenia uniflora, pitanga, Surinam cherry - Brazilian tree with spicy red fruit; often cultivated in California and Florida
Eugenia jambos, jambosa, rose apple, rose-apple tree - tropical tree of the East Indies cultivated for its edible fruit
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because the clove tree "Syzygium aromaticum" used to be classified in the plant genus Eugenia.
Syzygium has often been considered as a section of the genus Eugenia and some species like S.
In this study, we employed a three-way comparison, in which we compared herbivore faunas among native, introduced invasive, and introduced non-invasive plants in the genus Eugenia (Myrtaceae) which all co-occur in South Florida.