Delairea


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Noun1.Delairea - one species: German ivy
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
Delairea odorata, German ivy, Senecio milkanioides - South African succulent evergreen twining climber with yellow flowers grown primarily as a houseplant for its foliage; sometimes placed in genus Senecio
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That's because these insects might serve as biological control agents for Cape ivy, Delairea odorata.
Cape ivy is the only plant in the genus Delairea," he says, "which makes it more likely that we'll find an insect that feeds specifically on the weed--a key criterion for a safe biological control agent.