genus Nierembergia

noun
genus of tropical American erect or creeping herbs with solitary flowers
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Solanaceae, ↑family Solanaceae, ↑potato family
Member Meronyms:

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  • Nierembergia — frutescens Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

  • Nierembergia espinosae — Conservation status Endangered (IUCN 3.1) Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

  • nierembergia — noun any of various plants of the genus Nierembergia having upturned bell shaped flowers • Syn: ↑cupflower • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Hyponyms: ↑whitecup, ↑Nierembergia repens, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nierembergia rivularis — Whitecup Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae (unranked) …   Wikipedia

  • Nierembergia repens — noun prostrate woody South American herb with white tubular flowers often tinged with blue or rose • Syn: ↑whitecup, ↑Nierembergia rivularis • Hypernyms: ↑cupflower, ↑nierembergia • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Nierembergia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nierembergia rivularis — noun prostrate woody South American herb with white tubular flowers often tinged with blue or rose • Syn: ↑whitecup, ↑Nierembergia repens • Hypernyms: ↑cupflower, ↑nierembergia • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Nierembergia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nierembergia frutescens — noun shrubby Chilean herb having bluish white tubular flowers used as an ornamental • Syn: ↑tall cupflower • Hypernyms: ↑cupflower, ↑nierembergia • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Nierembergia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nierembergia — ID 56284 Symbol Key NIERE Common Name cupflower Family Solanaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution GA, TX Growth Habit N/A D …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Nierembergia hippomanica — ID 56285 Symbol Key NIHI Common Name dwarf cupflower Family Solanaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution TX Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Nierembergia hippomanica var. caerulea — ID 56286 Symbol Key NIHIC Common Name dwarf cupflower Family Solanaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution TX Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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