family Myrtaceae

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Myrtaceae - trees and shrubs yielding a fragrant oil
dicot family, magnoliopsid family - family of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
Myrtales, order Myrtales, order Thymelaeales, Thymelaeales - Myrtaceae; Combretaceae; Elaeagnaceae; Haloragidaceae; Melastomaceae; Lecythidaceae; Lythraceae; Rhizophoraceae; Onagraceae; Lecythidaceae; Punicaceae
myrtaceous tree - trees and shrubs
genus Myrtus, Myrtus - type genus of the Myrtaceae
genus Pimenta, Pimenta - allspice tree
Eugenia, genus Eugenia - tropical trees and shrubs with aromatic leaves and often valuable hard wood
genus Feijoa - small South American shrubs or trees
genus Jambos, Jambos - used in some classifications for rose apples (Eugenia jambos)
genus Myrciaria, Myrcia, Myrciaria - a genus of tropical American trees and shrubs of the myrtle family
genus Eucalyptus - tall trees native to the Australian region; source of timber and medicinal oils from the aromatic leaves
genus Syzygium, Syzygium - a tropical evergreen tree of the myrtle family native to the East Indies but cultivated elsewhere
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The species Psidium guajava L., common name guava, belongs to the family Myrtaceae, which is composed of more than 100 genera and 3800 species and is one of the most studied species of this family (Haida et al., 2015).
According to the varsity spokesman here Monday, scholar Saima Siddique D/o Muhammad Siddique has been awarded PhD degress in the subject of Environmental Sciences after approval of her thesis entitled 'Appraisal of Eco Friendly Aspects of Essential Oils of Selected Species of Family Myrtaceae'; Ayesha Arshed Dodhy D/o Muhammad Arshed Dodhy in the subject of Home Economics after approval of her thesis entitled 'Relationship of Creative Abilities with Vividness of Imagery in Apparel Design of Fashion Illustration Students'; Ummara Saher D/o Abdul Ghafoor in the subject of Education after approval of her thesis entitled 'Comparative Study of Public and Private Sector University Graduates Self-perceived Employability, Ambition and Institutional Commitment in the Punjab''.
Guava (Psidium guajava L.) is a dicotyledonous; evergreen plant belongs to family Myrtaceae. The common guava is usually diploid with chromosomes (2n = 22), but some natural and artificial triploids (2n = 33) also exist in nature.
Native plants of the family Myrtaceae are abundant in Brazil (Landrum & Kawasaki 1997).
Only one work has beenreported in the literature regarding path analysis on fruit species of the family Myrtaceae in Brazil, which detected fruit traits for indirect selection of pulp percentage and anthocyanin content of jabuticaba peel (SALLA et al., 2015).
Guava (Psidium guajava L.) plants, a member of family Myrtaceae, bear climacteric fruits and is usually known as apple of the tropics or the poor man's fruit.
aromaticum commonly known as clove, is a tropical perennial plant of family Myrtaceae. It is widely grown in India, Madagascar, Sri Lanka, Indonesia and the south of China.
FAMILY NAME: Eucalyptus marginata of the Family Myrtaceae
The feijoa (Acca sellowiana (Berg) Burret) or pineapple guava in English is a fruit tree that belongs to the family Myrtaceae. It is distributed throughout the Brazilian Southern Plateau, from Parana to Rio Grande do Sul States, and in North-Eastern Uruguay, occurring in Araucaria forests and natural grasslands (Mattos 1990).
caryophyllata) commonly known as clove tree belongs to the family Myrtaceae. The clove tree is endemic to the North Moluccas (Indonesia) and was cultivated in the islands of Tenrate and Tidore.