genus Hibiscus


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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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Genus Hibiscus, a member of Malvacae, is found mainly in tropical and sub-tropical areas of northern and southern hemispheres (Beers and Howie, 1992) and found to be one of the most appealing ornamental plants.
rosa-sinensis of the genus Hibiscus was previously reported to efficiently act as wound healing agent by increasing cellular proliferation and collagen synthesis [9].
(2009), while describing the diversity of foliar trichomes within the genus Hibiscus L.