Fabiana

noun
genus of South and Central American heathlike evergreen shrubs
Syn: ↑genus Fabiana
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Solanaceae, ↑family Solanaceae, ↑potato family
Member Meronyms: ↑pichi, ↑Fabiana imbricata

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\\ˌfābēˈanə, -ˈä- also -ˈā-\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, after Francisco Fabián y Fuero died 1801 Spanish archbishop and naturalist
: a genus of heathlike evergreen shrubs (family Solanaceae) of Central and So. America that have numerous small white or lavender tubular flowers and are sometimes cultivated in the cool greenhouse or in the open in frost-free areas

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  • Fabiana — n. a genus of South and Central American heathlike evergreen shrubs. Syn: genus {Fabiana}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Fabiāna — (F. R. et P.), Pflanzengattung, genannt nach Fabianus, Erzbischof von Valencia, aus der Familie der Solanaceae Nicotianeae, 5 Kl. 1. Ordn. L.; Arten: F. imbricata, Strauch in Peru; F. lanuginosa, in Chili. u.m.a …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Fabĭana — Ruiz et Pav., Gattung der Solanazeen, kleine Sträucher mit kleinen, meist dicht gedrängten Blättern, einzeln stehenden weißen Blüten und zweiklappigen Kapseln. 14 südamerikanische Arten, davon 10 in Chile und Bolivia, alle im Habitus an Erica… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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