genus Pseudobombax


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Noun1.genus Pseudobombax - tropical American deciduous shrubs or small trees
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Bombacaceae, family Bombacaceae - tropical trees with large dry or fleshy fruit containing usually woolly seeds
Pseudobombax ellipticum, shaving-brush tree - tree of Mexico to Guatemala having densely hairy flowers with long narrow petals clustered at ends of branches before leaves appear
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Germination within the large Neotropical genus Pseudobombax is still poorly studied and the few published works are restricted to the germinability assessment, and sometimes to the speed of the process, based on the first and the last seed germinated in experimental conditions (Souza & Valio 2001, Souza-Silva et al.