genus Zinnia

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Noun1.genus Zinnia - genus of annual or perennial plants of tropical America having solitary heads of brightly colored flowers
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
aster family, Asteraceae, Compositae, family Asteraceae, family Compositae - plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia
old maid flower, zinnia, old maid - any of various plants of the genus Zinnia cultivated for their variously and brightly colored flower heads
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Bottom: Zinnia violacea, common zinnia, is the most widely known species of the genus Zinnia and has the widest range of flower size, shape and color.