genus Roystonea


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Noun1.genus Roystonea - a monocotyledonous genus of West Indian feather palms
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Arecaceae, family Arecaceae, family Palmaceae, family Palmae, palm family, Palmaceae, Palmae - chiefly tropical trees and shrubs and vines usually having a tall columnar trunk bearing a crown of very large leaves; coextensive with the order Palmales
royal palm, Roystonea regia - tall feather palm of southern Florida and Cuba
Roystonea oleracea, cabbage palm - West Indian palm with leaf buds that are edible when young