genus Plumeria


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Noun1.genus Plumeria - deciduous shrubs and trees of tropical America having branches like candelabra and fragrant white or pink flowersgenus Plumeria - deciduous shrubs and trees of tropical America having branches like candelabra and fragrant white or pink flowers
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
Apocynaceae, dogbane family, family Apocynaceae - chiefly tropical trees or shrubs or herbs having milky juice and often showy flowers; many are sources of drugs
frangipani, frangipanni - any of various tropical American deciduous shrubs or trees of the genus Plumeria having milky sap and showy fragrant funnel-shaped variously colored flowers
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This review reports the iridoids and their biological activities isolated from various species of the genus Plumeria till to date.
The genus Plumeria belongs to the Apocynaceae family, which is a flowering plant family of 300 genera and 2000 species as trees, shrubs and herbs, mainly distributed in tropic and subtropic regions of both hemisphere [1], and commonly known as dogbane family [2].
Siddiqui, Chemical constituents of the genus Plumeria, J.