plant genus


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Noun1.plant genus - a genus of plantsplant genus - a genus of plants      
genus - (biology) taxonomic group containing one or more species
kingdom Plantae, plant kingdom, Plantae - (botany) the taxonomic kingdom comprising all living or extinct plants
genus Sequoiadendron, Sequoiadendron - giant sequoias; sometimes included in the genus Sequoia; until recently placed in the Taxodiaceae
genus Campanula - large genus of herbs grown for their blossoms: bellflowers
genus Tamus, Tamus - a genus of tuberous vines of the family Dioscoreaceae; has twining stems and heart-shaped leaves and axillary racemes
Agrostis, genus Agrostis - annual or perennial grasses cosmopolitan in northern hemisphere: bent grass (so named from `bent' meaning an area of unfenced grassland)
genus Hamamelis, Hamamelis - deciduous shrubs or small trees: witch hazel
Corylopsis, genus Corylopsis - small genus of deciduous shrubs of temperate regions of Asia
genus Fothergilla, Fothergilla - small genus of deciduous shrubs of the southeastern United States
genus Parrotia, Parrotia - one species: iron tree
genus Parrotiopsis, Parrotiopsis - one species: deciduous tree of the Himalaya Mountains
genus Laguncularia, Laguncularia - a genus of Laguncularia
genus Lagerstroemia, Lagerstroemia - shrubs or small trees of tropical Asia and Africa usually with showy white, pink, or purplish flowers
Alpinia, genus Alpinia, genus Languas, genus Zerumbet - perennial rhizomatous herbs of Asia and Australia and Polynesia having ginger-scented rhizomes
Aframomum, genus Aframomum - an African genus of plants of the family Zingiberaceae
genus Paris, Paris - sometimes placed in subfamily Trilliaceae
genus Linum, Linum - a herbaceous plant genus of the family Linaceae with small sessile leaves
genus Physostigma, Physostigma - African woody vines: calabar beans
Arenga, genus Arenga - a genus of tropical Asian and Malaysian palm trees
genus Livistona, Livistona - fan palms of Asia and Australia and Malaysia
genus Phytelephas, phytelephas - small genus of South American feather palms
genus Geranium - genus of mostly North American geraniums: cranesbills
Erythroxylon, Erythroxylum, genus Erythroxylon, genus Erythroxylum - a large genus of South American shrubs and small trees of the family Erythroxylaceae
Crassula, genus Crassula - type genus of Crassulaceae; herbs and small shrubs having woody stems and succulent aerial parts
genus Sedum - large genus of rock plants having thick fleshy leaves
Aeonium, genus Aeonium - a genus of plants of the family Crassulaceae
genus Ribes, Ribes - a flowering shrub bearing currants or gooseberries; native to northern hemisphere
genus Phlox - herbaceous to shrubby evergreen or deciduous annuals or perennials, diffuse (spreading) or caespitose (tufted or matted); from Alaska and western Canada to Mexico
genus Linanthus, Linanthus - a genus of herbs of the family Polemoniaceae; found in western United States
Borago, genus Borago - perennial herbs of the Mediterranean region
Amsinckia, genus Amsinckia - rough annual herbs of Europe and the Americas: fiddlenecks
genus Anchusa - rough and hairy Old World herbs
Cynoglossum, genus Cynoglossum - a large genus of tall rough herbs belonging to the family Boraginaceae
Echium, genus Echium - a genus of bristly herbs and shrubs of the family Boraginaceae
genus Hackelia, genus Lappula, Hackelia, Lappula - stickweed; beggar's lice
genus Lithospermum, Lithospermum - annual or perennial herbaceous or shrubby plants; cosmopolitan except Australia
genus Mertensia, Mertensia - a genus of herbs belonging to the family Boraginaceae that grow in temperate regions and have blue or purple flowers shaped like funnels
genus Myosotis, Myosotis - forget-me-nots; scorpion grass
genus Onosmodium, Onosmodium - a genus of North American perennial herbs of the family Boraginaceae
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