genus Abutilon

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Related to genus Abutilon: Abutilon theophrasti
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Noun1.genus Abutilon - herbs or shrubs or small trees: flowering maplegenus Abutilon - herbs or shrubs or small trees: flowering maple; Indian mallow
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
family Malvaceae, mallow family, Malvaceae - herbs and shrubs and some trees: mallows; cotton; okra
flowering maple - an ornamental plant of the genus Abutilon having leaves that resemble maple leaves
Abutilon theophrasti, butter-print, China jute, velvetweed, Indian mallow, velvetleaf, velvet-leaf - tall annual herb or subshrub of tropical Asia having velvety leaves and yellow flowers and yielding a strong fiber; naturalized in southeastern Europe and United States
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muticum, another species of the genus Abutilon. Similarly out of 15 host-plant species reported in category 'medium' by Arif et al.