genus Acroclinium

noun
genus of herbs and shrubs of Australia and South Africa: everlasting flower; most species usually placed in genus Helipterum
Syn: ↑Acroclinium
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus

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  • Acroclinium — n. 1. 1 a genus of herbs and shrubs of Australia and Southern Africa, with an everlasting flower; most species are usually placed in genus {Helipterum}. Syn: genus Acroclinium [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Acroclinium — noun genus of herbs and shrubs of Australia and South Africa: everlasting flower; most species usually placed in genus Helipterum • Syn: ↑genus Acroclinium • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Meronyms: ↑pink and white everlasting, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Acroclinium roseum — noun flower of southwestern Australia having bright pink daisylike papery flowers; grown for drying • Syn: ↑pink and white everlasting, ↑pink paper daisy • Hypernyms: ↑everlasting, ↑everlasting flower • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • asterid dicot genus — noun genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Hyponyms: ↑genus Achillea, ↑Acroclinium, ↑genus Acroclinium, ↑Ageratina, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pink paper daisy — noun flower of southwestern Australia having bright pink daisylike papery flowers; grown for drying • Syn: ↑pink and white everlasting, ↑Acroclinium roseum • Hypernyms: ↑everlasting, ↑everlasting flower • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pink-and-white everlasting — noun flower of southwestern Australia having bright pink daisylike papery flowers; grown for drying • Syn: ↑pink paper daisy, ↑Acroclinium roseum • Hypernyms: ↑everlasting, ↑everlasting flower • Member Holonyms: ↑Acroclinium …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rhodanthe — Taxobox name = Rhodanthe image width = 200px image caption = An 1854 illustration of Rhodanthe chlorocepha subsp. rosea (titled Acroclinium roseum Hook.) regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia =… …   Wikipedia

  • List of Asteraceae genera — This is a list of genera in the plant family Asteraceae, the daisies and sunflowers.A* Aaronsohnia Warb. Eig * Abrotanella Cass. * Acamptopappus (A.Gray) A.Gray goldenhead * Acanthocephalus Kar. Kir. * Acanthocladium F.Muell. * Acanthodesmos… …   Wikipedia

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