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plants closely allied to the genera Satureja and Calamintha Acinos , genus Acinos
used in some classification systems for some genera of the family Polypodiaceae (or Pteridaceae) Adiantaceae , family Adiantaceae
mostly tropical trees and shrubs and lianas: genera Panax and Hedera Araliaceae , family Araliaceae , ivy family
any of several Asian and North American conifers of the genera Thuja and Thujopsis arborvitae
one of many families or subfamilies into which some classification systems subdivide the Liliaceae: includes genera Asparagus and sometimes Ruscus Asparagaceae , family Asparagaceae
any of various chiefly Mediterranean plants of the genera Asphodeline and Asphodelus having linear leaves and racemes of white or pink or yellow flowers asphodel
one of a number of families into which Polypodiaceae has been subdivided in some classification systems; includes genera Asplenium, Pleurosorus, Schaffneria Aspleniaceae , family Aspleniaceae
any starfish-like animal of the genera Euryale or Astrophyton or Gorgonocephalus having slender complexly branched interlacing arms radiating from a central disc basket fish , basket star
small trees, shrubs, and herbs of warm arid and saline regions; often resinous; some poisonous: genera Zygophyllum, Tribulus, Guaiacum, Larrea bean-caper family , family Zygophyllaceae , Zygophyllaceae
chiefly monoecious trees and shrubs: beeches; chestnuts; oaks; genera Castanea, Castanopsis, Chrysolepis, Fagus, Lithocarpus, Nothofagus, Quercus beech family , Fagaceae , family Fagaceae
monoecious trees and shrubs (including the genera Betula and Alnus and Carpinus and Corylus and Ostrya and Ostryopsis) Betulaceae , birch family , family Betulaceae
any of several vines of the genera Convolvulus and Calystegia having a twining habit bindweed
carnivorous aquatic or bog plants: genera Utricularia, Pinguicula, and Genlisea bladderwort family , family Lentibulariaceae , Lentibulariaceae
one of a number of families into which the family Polypodiaceae has been subdivided in some classification systems; includes genera Blechnum, Doodia, Sadleria, Stenochlaena, and Woodwardia Blechnaceae , family Blechnaceae
some genera placed in family Liliaceae bloodwort family , family Haemodoraceae , Haemodoraceae
any of various shrubs of the genera Cytisus or Genista or Spartium having long slender branches and racemes of yellow flowers broom
any of various ferns of the genera Dryopteris or Polystichum or Lastreopsis having somewhat shield-shaped coverings on the sori buckler fern , shield fern
any of various grasses of many genera that grow in tufts or clumps rather than forming a sod or mat; chiefly of western United States bunch grass , bunchgrass
in some classifications considered an independent family of water lilies; comprises the genera Cabomba and Brasenia Cabombaceae , subfamily Cabombaceae , water-shield family
spiny trees, shrubs, or perennial herbs, including the genera Caesalpinia, Cassia, Ceratonia, Bauhinia; commonly included in the family Leguminosae Caesalpiniaceae , family Caesalpiniaceae
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