begonia family


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Noun1.begonia family - monoecious succulent herbs or shrubs of tropical and warm regions especially Americabegonia family - monoecious succulent herbs or shrubs of tropical and warm regions especially America
dilleniid dicot family - family of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Hypericales, order Hypericales, order Parietales, Parietales - a large order of dicotyledonous plants of subclass Dilleniidae
genus Begonia - large genus of tropical succulent plants widely cultivated
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It is a large group within the begonia family called fibrous begonias, known botanically as Begonia semperflorens ("always flowering'').
At an annual flower show featuring ''Kimjongilia,'' a red flower of the begonia family named after the late leader, flowers are displayed with miniature models of the "Unha-3" and "Unha-9" rockets.
Locals and visitors crowded an annual flower show in town featuring ''Kimjongilia,'' a red flower of the begonia family named after the late leader.
I'm very sorry that we have to present these flowers to the altar of General Secretary (of the Workers' Party of Korea) Kim Jong Il,'' said Kim Ryo Won, a guide at the Kimilsungia-Kimjongilia Exhibition Hall where an annual flower show featuring ''Kimjongilia,'' a red flower of the begonia family named after the late leader, is taking place.