genus Achimenes


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Noun1.genus Achimenes - genus of tropical perennial American herbs
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Gesneriaceae, gesneria family, Gesneriaceae - large family of tropical herbs or shrubs or lianas; in some classification systems placed in the order Scrophulariales
achimenes, hot water plant - any plant of the genus Achimenes having showy bell-shaped flowers that resemble gloxinias