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Related to Codiaeum: Codiaeum variegatum
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Noun1.Codiaeum - evergreen tropical trees and shrubs with thick and colorful leathery leaves; Malaya and Pacific islands
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Euphorbiaceae, family Euphorbiaceae, spurge family - a family of plants of order Geraniales
Codiaeum variegatum, croton - grown in many varieties for their brightly colored foliage; widely cultivated as a houseplant
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Codiaeum variegatum (Euphorbiaceae) resulted in the largest snail shell height (15 mm) of the perennial plants, but not larger than the controls L.
Crotons are known botanically as Codiaeum variegatum and are native to Malaysia, Indonesia, northern Australia and western Pacific islands.
ochraceus y especies de Acalypha, Jacquemontia, Codiaeum, Inga, Ficus y tipo Bombacoideae.
Wang and Blessington (1990) verified that increasing concentrations of paclobutrazol promoted height reduction in four tropical foliage species (Brassaia actinophylla, Codiaeum variegatum, Syngonium podophylum and Plectranthus australis), with the optimum concentration and the sensitivity of the plants to the regulators varying considerably according to the species.
For example foliar application of ascorbic acid kinetin and glutamic acid promoted growth of Codiaeum variegatum L.
Lesions localized on oral mucosa could be due to plants rich in oxalates, such as Dieffenbachia picta, Philodendron scadens and Codiaeum variegatum pictum.
cylindrica y en las ornamentales Codiaeum variegatum (Croton) Cordelyne terminalis (Cordelyne) y Dracaena deremensis (Janet Craig).
canephora, Codiaeum, Crescentia cujete, Dassylirion longissimum, Eupatorium odoratum, Mangifera indica, Musa acuminata, Pasiflora edulis, Persea, Punica grantum, Sechium edule, Tectona grandis, Terminalia catappa, Theobroma cacao (Ben-Dov, 1994; Culik et al.
Among the most interesting, are those with highly decorative, often brilliantly coloured leaves like the calathia and codiaeum.