genus Callistephus


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Noun1.genus Callistephus - one species: erect Asiatic herb with large flowers
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
aster family, Asteraceae, Compositae, family Asteraceae, family Compositae - plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia
Callistephus chinensis, China aster - valued for their beautiful flowers in a wide range of clear bright colors; grown primarily for cutting