family Canellaceae


Also found in: Thesaurus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.family Canellaceae - one genus: aromatic tropical trees of eastern Africa and Florida to West Indies
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 Canella - one species
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
The family Canellaceae was published in 1832 by Martius with Canella as described by Browne in 1756 as the sole genus.