genus Hibiscus

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Related to genus Hibiscus: hibiscuses
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Noun1.genus Hibiscus - large genus of tropical and subtropical herbs and shrubs and trees often grown as ornamentals for their profusion of large flowers in a variety of colors
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
family Malvaceae, mallow family, Malvaceae - herbs and shrubs and some trees: mallows; cotton; okra
hibiscus - any plant of the genus Hibiscus
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Foliar tissue architectural diversity among three species of genus Hibiscus for better adaptability under industrial environment.
2009), while describing the diversity of foliar trichomes within the genus Hibiscus L.
Comparative foliar anatomy of ten species in the genus Hibiscus Linn, in Nigeria.