genus Solenostemon

noun
genus of shrubby often succulent herbs of tropical Africa and Asia; includes some plants often placed in genus Coleus
Syn: ↑Solenostemon
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Labiatae, ↑family Labiatae, ↑Lamiaceae, ↑family Lamiaceae, ↑mint family

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  • Solenostemon — noun genus of shrubby often succulent herbs of tropical Africa and Asia; includes some plants often placed in genus Coleus • Syn: ↑genus Solenostemon • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Labiatae, ↑family Labiatae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Solenostemon — ID 79075 Symbol Key SOLEN2 Common Name solenostemon Family Lamiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution FL, HI, PR, VI Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Solenostemon blumei — noun perennial aromatic herb of southeastern Asia having large usually bright colored or blotched leaves and spikes of blue violet flowers; sometimes placed in genus Solenostemon • Syn: ↑painted nettle, ↑Joseph s coat, ↑Coleus blumei,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Solenostemon scutellarioides — noun perennial aromatic herb of southeastern Asia having large usually bright colored or blotched leaves and spikes of blue violet flowers; sometimes placed in genus Solenostemon • Syn: ↑painted nettle, ↑Joseph s coat, ↑Coleus blumei,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Solenostemon rotundifolius — ID 79076 Symbol Key SORO5 Common Name hausa potato Family Lamiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Cultivated, or not in the U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution N/A Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Solenostemon scutellarioides — ID 79080 Symbol Key SOSC7 Common Name dwarf coleus Family Lamiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution FL, HI, PR, VI Growth Habit Forb/herb Dura …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • genus Coleus — noun genus of Old World tropical plants cultivated for their variegated leaves; various plants sometimes placed in genera Plectranthus or Solenostemon • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Labiatae, ↑family Labiatae, ↑Lamiaceae,… …   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

  • Coleus — Hybrid Coleus leaves Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

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