genus Olearia


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Noun1.genus Olearia - large genus of Australian evergreen shrubs or small trees with large daisylike flowers
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
aster family, Asteraceae, Compositae, family Asteraceae, family Compositae - plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia
daisy bush, daisybush, daisy-bush - any of various mostly Australian attractively shaped shrubs of the genus Olearia grown for their handsome and sometimes fragrant evergreen foliage and profusion of daisy flowers with white or purple or blue rays
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Consequently, 8 of 10 species with lower SLA had more leaf nitrogen per unit area, the exceptions being in the genus Eucalyptus (in which the divergence in SLA was only slight) and in the genus Olearia, which was the only rainfall PIC that also went against the general trend to lower SLA at low rainfall.