genus Gardenia

noun
large genus of attractive Old World tropical shrubs and small trees
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Rubiaceae, ↑family Rubiaceae, ↑madder family
Member Meronyms: ↑gardenia

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  • gardenia — ☆ gardenia [gär dēn′yə, gärdē′nē ə ] n. [ModL, after A. Garden (1730 91), Am botanist] any of a genus (Gardenia) of chiefly subtropical Old World plants of the madder family, with glossy leaves and highly fragrant, white or yellow, waxy flowers …   English World dictionary

  • Gardenia — For other uses, see Gardenia (disambiguation). Gardenia Gardenia jasminoides Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • Gardenia thunbergia — Taxobox name = Gardenia thunbergia image width = 250px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Gentianales familia = Rubiaceae genus = Gardenia species = G. thunbergia binomial = Gardenia thunbergia binomial… …   Wikipedia

  • Gardenia taitensis — Taxobox image width = 250px status = regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Gentianales familia = Rubiaceae genus = Gardenia species = G. taitensis binomial = Gardenia taitensis binomial authority = J.Hilyard… …   Wikipedia

  • gardenia — /gahr dee nyeuh, nee euh/, n. 1. any evergreen tree or shrub belonging to the genus Gardenia, of the madder family, native to the warmer parts of the Eastern Hemisphere, cultivated for its usually large, fragrant white flowers. 2. the flower of… …   Universalium

  • Gardenia jasminoides — Taxobox name = G. jasminoides image width = 250px image caption = Gardenia jasminoides regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Gentianales familia = Rubiaceae genus = Gardenia species = G. jasminoides binomial =… …   Wikipedia

  • Gardenia brighamii — Taxobox image width = 250px status = CR | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Gentianales familia = Rubiaceae genus = Gardenia species = G. brighamii binomial = Gardenia brighamii… …   Wikipedia

  • Gardenia remyi — Taxobox status = VU | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Gentianales familia = Rubiaceae genus = Gardenia species = G. remyi binomial = Gardenia remyi binomial authority = Mann synonyms …   Wikipedia

  • Gardenia anapetes — Taxobox status = CR | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Gentianales familia = Rubiaceae genus = Gardenia species = G. anapetes binomial = Gardenia anapetes binomial authority = A.C.… …   Wikipedia

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