genus Lycium

noun
deciduous and evergreen shrubs often spiny; cosmopolitan in temperate and subtropical regions
Syn: ↑Lycium
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Solanaceae, ↑family Solanaceae, ↑potato family

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  • Lycium — prop. n. A genus of deciduous and evergreen shrubs often spiny; cosmopolitan in temperate and subtropical regions. Syn: genus {Lycium}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Lycium californicum — Taxobox name = Lycium Dalifornicum regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Solanales familia = Solanaceae genus = Lycium species = L. californicum binomial = Lycium californicum binomial authority = Nutt. ex Gray… …   Wikipedia

  • Lycium sokotranum — Taxobox status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Solanales familia = Solanaceae genus = Lycium species = L. sokotranum binomial = Lycium sokotranum binomial authority = Wagner… …   Wikipedia

  • Lycium ferocissimum — Taxobox name = African Boxthorn image width = 240px image caption = regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida subclassis = Asteraceae unranked ordo = Euasterids I ordo = Solanales familia = Solanaceae tribus = Lycieae genus …   Wikipedia

  • Lycium — noun deciduous and evergreen shrubs often spiny; cosmopolitan in temperate and subtropical regions • Syn: ↑genus Lycium • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Solanaceae, ↑family Solanaceae, ↑potato family …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lycium barbarum — Boxthorn Box thorn , n. (Bot.) A plant of the genus {Lycium}, esp. {Lycium barbarum}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lycium carolinianum — noun spiny evergreen shrub of southeastern United States having spreading branches usually blue or mauve flowers and red berries • Syn: ↑Christmasberry, ↑Christmas berry • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Member Holonyms: ↑Lycium, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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