Persoonia


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Noun1.Persoonia - Australian undershrubs to small trees: geebungsPersoonia - Australian undershrubs to small trees: geebungs
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
family Proteaceae, protea family, Proteaceae - large family of Australian and South African shrubs and trees with leathery leaves and clustered mostly tetramerous flowers; constitutes the order Proteales
geebung - any of numerous shrubs and small trees having hard narrow leaves and long-lasting yellow or white flowers followed by small edible but insipid fruits
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Pollination and resource constraints on fruit set and fruit size of Persoonia rigida (Proteaceae).
from Australia, despite Persoonia now being one of the largest Australian genera of the family with 100 species.
polycarpa cultural Eucalyptus alba -- Eucalyptus jenseni tools Eucalyptus miniata cultural Eucalyptus tetrodonta tools/ cultural Melaleuca cajuputi tools Melaleuca leucadendra tools Melaleuca viridiflora tools Syzygium suborbicularis food tools Nyctaginaceae Boerliaavia diffusa (2 forms) food Nymphaeaceae Nyinphaea gigantea food Opiliaceae Opilia amentacea food Portulacaceae Portulaca bicolor -- Proteaceae Banksia dentata food cultural Grevillea heliosperma -- Grevillea pteridifolia -- Persoonia falcata food Rhamnaceae Ziziphus oenoplia -- Rhizophoraceae Rhizophora stylosa tools Rubiaceae Borreria geeingwa -- Guettarda speciosa tools (?

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