family Bignoniaceae


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Noun1.family Bignoniaceae - trees or shrubs or woody vines or herbs having fruit resembling gourds or capsulesfamily Bignoniaceae - trees or shrubs or woody vines or herbs having fruit resembling gourds or capsules; sometimes placed in the order Scrophulariales
asterid dicot family - family of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
order Polemoniales, Polemoniales - Polemoniaceae; Solanaceae; Boraginaceae; Labiatae; Lentibulariaceae; Pedaliaceae; in some classifications includes the order Scrophulariales
bignoniad - any woody plant of the family Bignoniaceae
Bignonia, genus Bignonia - one species: cross vine
Campsis radicans, trumpet creeper, trumpet vine - a North American woody vine having pinnate leaves and large red trumpet-shaped flowers
genus Catalpa - a dicotyledonous genus of plants belonging to the family Bignoniaceae; has large flowers (white or mottled) and long terete pods
Chilopsis, genus Chilopsis - one species: desert willow
Crescentia, genus Crescentia - a genus of tropical American trees of the family Bignoniaceae; has a short trunk and crooked limbs and drooping branches
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References in periodicals archive ?
Ipe-roxo (Handroanthus heptaphyllus) is a native deciduous arboreal species of the family Bignoniaceae, which possesses valuable wood in addition to ornamental and medicinal value.
Parmanteira cereifera (commonly--Candle tree) is a small tree with rough bark belonging to the family Bignoniaceae. The leaf is oblong and acuminate.
Handroanthus species, including Handroanthus guayacan, Handroanthus impetiginosus and Handroanthus serratifolius of the Family Bignoniaceae. (Pre2007 various ipe species were designated as members of the Tabebuia genus).