genus Heuchera


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Noun1.genus Heuchera - genus of North American herbs with basal cordate or orbicular leaves and small panicled flowersgenus Heuchera - genus of North American herbs with basal cordate or orbicular leaves and small panicled flowers
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
alumbloom, alumroot - any of several herbs of the genus Heuchera
Heuchera cylindrica, poker alumroot, poker heuchera - plant with leathery heart-shaped leaf blades clustered at base of long stalks with greenish-white flowers clustered along the upper part; western North America
coralbells, Heuchera sanguinea - perennial plant of the western United States having bright red flowers in feathery spikes; used as an ornamental
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A biosystematic study of the subsections Villosae and Micranthae of the genus Heuchera from the southeastern United States.
A revision of the genus Heuchera (Saxifragaceae) in eastern North America.
Another proposed example of chloroplast capture confirmed by the present study involves the entire genus Heuchera. Heuchera is not monophyletic in cpDNA trees but comprises instead two distinct lineages [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 8 OMITTED].