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Related to styrax: Styrax obassia, Styrax benzoin


See storax.

[Latin; see storax.]


(Plants) any tropical or subtropical tree of the genus Styrax, which includes the storaxes
[C16: via Latin from Greek sturax]
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Noun1.styrax - any shrub or small tree of the genus Styrax having fragrant bell-shaped flowers that hang below the dark green foliagestyrax - any shrub or small tree of the genus Styrax having fragrant bell-shaped flowers that hang below the dark green foliage
genus Styrax - deciduous or evergreen shrubs and small trees
snowbell, Styrax obassia - small tree native to Japan
Japanese snowbell, Styrax japonicum - shrubby tree of China and Japan
Styrax texana, Texas snowbell, Texas snowbells - styrax of southwestern United States; a threatened species
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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As especies preferenciais foram Araucaria angustifolia, Alchornea glandulosa, Casearia obliqua, Casearia sylvestris, Cupania vernalis, Ficus luschnathiana, Ilex paraguariensis, Ixora venulosa, Jacaranda micrantha, Myrocarpus frondosus, Ocotea indecora, Ocotea silvestris, Psychotria carthagenensis, Sebastiania commersoniana, Senegalia recurva, Styrax acuminatus e Styrax leprosus.
These 50 trees were comprised of Japanese Maple, Styrax Snowball trees and Magnolias.
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