family Tiliaceae


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Noun1.family Tiliaceae - chiefly trees and shrubs of tropical and temperate regions of especially southeastern Asia and Brazil; genera Tilia, Corchorus, Entelea, Grewia, Sparmannia
dilleniid dicot family - family of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Malvales, order Malvales - Malvaceae; Bombacaceae; Elaeocarpaceae; Sterculiaceae; Tiliaceae
genus Tilia, Tilia - deciduous trees with smooth usually silver-grey bark of North America and Europe and Asia: lime trees; lindens; basswood
Entelea, genus Entelea - a genus of evergreen shrub that grows in New Zealand
genus Corchorus, Corchorus - widely distributed genus of tropical herbs or subshrubs; especially Asia
genus Grewia, Grewia - a genus of tropical and subtropical Old World climbers or shrubs or trees
genus Sparmannia, Sparmannia - small genus of tropical African shrubs
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olitorius) is known as both a medical and a fiber plant from the family Tiliaceae. Commonly referred to as jute plant, it is known as molehiya in North Cyprus, Turkey, and Philippines, moroheiya in Japan (1), Jew's mallow in Hebrew, and bush okra in Nigeria and other West African countries (2).
Grewia asiatica (Phalsa) belonging to family Tiliaceae is a summer bonanza and is purely Asian fruit commonly found in Pakistan, India and Southeast Asia [1, 2].
It is produced from plants in the genus Corchorus, family Tiliaceae. Jute is one of the cheapest natural fibres and is second only to cotton in amount produced and variety of uses.