genus Leiophyllum

noun
one species: sand myrtle
Syn: ↑Leiophyllum
Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Ericaceae, ↑family Ericaceae, ↑heath family
Member Meronyms: ↑sand myrtle, ↑Leiophyllum buxifolium

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  • Leiophyllum — n. A genus having only one species, the sand myrtle. Syn: genus {Leiophyllum}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Leiophyllum — noun one species: sand myrtle • Syn: ↑genus Leiophyllum • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Ericaceae, ↑family Ericaceae, ↑heath family …   Useful english dictionary

  • Leiophyllum — ID 45939 Symbol Key LEIOP Common Name leiophyllum Family Ericaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution GA, KY, NC, NJ, PA, SC, TN Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Leiophyllum buxifolium — noun low growing evergreen shrub of New Jersey to Florida grown for its many white star shaped flowers and glossy foliage • Syn: ↑sand myrtle • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Member Holonyms: ↑Leiophyllum, ↑genus Leiophyllum …   Useful english dictionary

  • Leiophyllum buxifolium — ID 45940 Symbol Key LEBU Common Name sandmyrtle Family Ericaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution GA, KY, NC, NJ, PA, SC, TN Growth Habit Subshrub, Shrub …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Leiophyllum buxifolium — Myrtle Myr tle (m[ e]r t l), n. [F. myrtil bilberry, prop., a little myrtle, from myrte myrtle, L. myrtus, murtus, Gr. my rtos; cf. Per. m[=u]rd.] (Bot.) A species of the genus {Myrtus}, especially {Myrtus communis}. The common myrtle has a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dilleniid dicot genus — noun genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Hyponyms: ↑Capparis, ↑genus Capparis, ↑genus Cleome, ↑Cleome, ↑C …   Useful english dictionary

  • Solanum leiophyllum — Taxobox status = VU | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Solanales familia = Solanaceae genus = Solanum species = S. leiophyllum binomial = Solanum leiophyllum binomial authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • Dasylirion leiophyllum — ID 25486 Symbol Key DALE2 Common Name green sotol Family Liliaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution NM, TX Growth Habit Subshrub, Shrub Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Ericaceae — noun heathers • Syn: ↑family Ericaceae, ↑heath family • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot family, ↑Ericales, ↑order Ericales • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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