genus Iberis

noun
Old World herbs and subshrubs: candytuft
Syn: ↑Iberis
Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus
Member Meronyms: ↑candytuft

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  • Iberis — n. A genus of Old World herbs and subshrubs including the {candytuft}. Syn: genus {Iberis}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Iberis — Taxobox name = Iberis image caption = Perennial candytuft ( Iberis sempervirens ) regnum = Plantae unranked divisio = Angiosperms unranked classis = Eudicots unranked ordo = Rosids ordo = Brassicales familia = Brassicaceae genus = Iberis genus… …   Wikipedia

  • Iberis gibraltarica — taxobox name = Iberis gibraltarica image caption = Iberis gibraltarica regnum = Plantae unranked divisio = Angiosperms unranked classis = Eudicots unranked ordo = Rosids ordo = Brassicales familia = Brassicaceae genus = Iberis species = Iberis… …   Wikipedia

  • Iberis sempervirens — taxobox name = Iberis sempervirens image caption = Iberis sempervirens regnum = Plantae unranked divisio = Angiosperms unranked classis = Eudicots unranked ordo = Rosids ordo = Brassicales familia = Brassicaceae genus = Iberis species = I.… …   Wikipedia

  • iberis — [ʌɪ bɪərɪs] noun (plural same) a plant of a genus that comprises the candytufts. [Genus Iberis.] Origin mod. L., prob. from Gk ibēris pepperwort …   English new terms dictionary

  • Iberis umbellata — Candytuft Can dy*tuft (k[a^]n d[ e]*t[u^]ft ), n. (Bot.) An annual plant of the genus {Iberis}, cultivated in gardens. The name was originally given to the {Iberis umbellata}, first, discovered in the island of Candia (The Italian name for Crete) …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Iberis — noun Old World herbs and subshrubs: candytuft • Syn: ↑genus Iberis • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Cruciferae, ↑family Cruciferae, ↑Brassicaceae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Iberis sempervirens — ID 42143 Symbol Key IBSE Common Name evergreen candytuft Family Brassicaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution MI, NC, NH, NY, TN, UT Growth Habit Subshrub, Forb/herb …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Iberis — ID 42138 Symbol Key IBERI Common Name candytuft Family Brassicaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, CA, CO, CT, IA, KY, MA, ME, MI, MN, MT, NC, NH, NM, NY, OH, OR, PA, TN, UT, VT, WI,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Iberis amara — ID 42139 Symbol Key IBAM Common Name annual candytuft Family Brassicaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, CO, CT, KY, MA, ME, MI, MT, OR, PA, VT, WV Growth Habit… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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