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Noun1.suksdorfia - any of several American plants of the genus Suksdorfia having orbicular to kidney-shaped somewhat succulent leaves and white or rose or violet flowers in terminal panicles
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Suksdorfia - small genus of rhizomatous herbs of northwestern America and South America
Suksdorfia violaceae, violet suksdorfia - slender delicate plant with wide roundish deeply lobed leaves and deep pink to violet funnel-shaped flowers; British Columbia to northern Oregon and west to Idaho and Montana
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Peltoboykinia tellimoides, Bolandra oregana, Suksdorfia violacea, Darmera peltata, and Rodgersia pinnata, all of Saxifragaceae s.s.
In contrast, it was difficult to align some portions of the ITS-1 sequences of the remaining three potential outgroups, Peltoboykinia tellimoides, Suksdorfia violacea, and Bolandra oregana, with those obtained for members of Heuchera group.