genus Eugenia


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Noun1.genus Eugenia - tropical trees and shrubs with aromatic leaves and often valuable hard woodgenus Eugenia - tropical trees and shrubs with aromatic leaves and often valuable hard wood
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
family Myrtaceae, Myrtaceae, myrtle family - trees and shrubs yielding a fragrant oil
Eugenia corynantha, sour cherry - Australian tree with sour red fruit
Eugenia dicrana, nakedwood - tree of extreme southern Florida and West Indies having thin scaly bark and aromatic fruits and seeds and yielding hard heavy close-grained zebrawood
Eugenia uniflora, pitanga, Surinam cherry - Brazilian tree with spicy red fruit; often cultivated in California and Florida
Eugenia jambos, jambosa, rose apple, rose-apple tree - tropical tree of the East Indies cultivated for its edible fruit
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The genus Eugenia is one of the largest in the Myrtaceae family and it has more than 1,000 species distributed mainly in Central and South America (MERWE et al., 2004).
Syzygium has often been considered as a section of the genus Eugenia and some species like S.