genus Abelia

noun
chiefly east Asian shrubs
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Meronyms: ↑abelia

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • abelia — [ə bēl′yə, ə bē′lē ə] n. any of a genus (Abelia) of evergreen or deciduous ornamental shrubs of the honeysuckle family with clusters of fragrant, white, pink, or purple flowers …   English World dictionary

  • Abelia — For the Soul Series character, see Abelia (Soul Calibur). Taxobox name = Abelia image width = 240px image caption = Glossy Abelia ( Abelia x grandiflora ) regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Dipsacales familia …   Wikipedia

  • abelia — noun any of various deciduous or evergreen ornamental shrubs of the genus Abelia having opposite simple leaves and cymes of small white or pink or purplish flowers; Asia and Mexico • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Abelia * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • Abelia x grandiflora — Taxobox name = Abelia × grandiflora image width = 240px image caption = Glossy Abelia ( Abelia × grandiflora ) regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Dipsacales familia = Caprifoliaceae (Linnaeaceae) genus =… …   Wikipedia

  • Abelia corymbosa — Taxobox status=LR/lc status system=iucn2.3 regnum=Plantae phylum=Magnoliophyta classis=Magnoliopsida ordo=Dipsacales familia=Caprifoliaceae genus= Abelia species= A. corymbosa binomial= Abelia corymbosa binomial authority= Regel Schmalh. Abelia… …   Wikipedia

  • Abelia grandiflora — ID 2 Symbol Key ABGR4 Common Name glossy abelia Family Caprifoliaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution FL, NC Growth Habit Shrub Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Abelia — ID 1 Symbol Key ABELI Common Name abelia Family Caprifoliaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution FL, NC Growth Habit N/A Dura …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • abelia — noun Etymology: New Latin, from Clarke Abel died 1826 English botanist Date: circa 1899 any of a genus (Abelia) of Asian or Mexican shrubs of the honeysuckle family having opposite leaves and white, red, or pink flowers …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • abelia — /euh bee lee euh, euh beel yeuh/, n. any of several shrubs belonging to the genus Abelia, of the honeysuckle family, having clusters of small white or pink flowers. [ < NL (1818), named after Clarke Abel (1780 1826), British botanist; see IA] * * …   Universalium

  • abelia — noun Any of the various honeysuckles of the genus Abelia …   Wiktionary

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