genus Bergenia

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Noun1.genus Bergenia - genus of perennial spring-blooming rhizomatous herbs with thick evergreen leaves; eastern Asia
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
family Saxifragaceae, Saxifragaceae, saxifrage family - a large and diverse family of evergreen or deciduous herbs; widely distributed in northern temperate and cold regions; sometimes includes genera of the family Hydrangeaceae
bergenia - any plant of the genus Bergenia; valued as an evergreen ground cover and for the spring blossoms
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The name of genus Bergenia commemorates Karl August of Bergen (1704-1759), a German physician and botanist (Anisko, 2008).
A revision of the genus Bergenia Moench (Saxifragaceae).
Plants belonging to the genus Bergenia (family Saxifragaceae) are native to China, Mongolia, Siberia, Altai and the Himalayan region.