genus Stevia

noun
genus of shrubs and herbs of tropical and warm Americas
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Compositae, ↑family Compositae, ↑Asteraceae, ↑family Asteraceae, ↑aster family
Member Meronyms: ↑stevia

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  • Stevia rebaudiana — Systematik Ordnung: Asternartige (Asterales) Familie …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Stevia — Taxobox name = Stevia image width = 240px image caption = Stevia rebaudiana flowers. regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae tribus = Eupatorieae genus = Stevia genus authority = Cav …   Wikipedia

  • stevia — noun 1. any plant of the genus Stevia or the closely related genus Piqueria having glutinous foliage and white or purplish flowers; Central and South America • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Stevia 2. any plant of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Stevia anisostemma — Taxobox status = EN | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae tribus = Eupatorieae genus = Stevia species = S. anisostemma binomial = Stevia anisostemma… …   Wikipedia

  • Stevia bertholdii — Taxobox status = VU | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae tribus = Eupatorieae genus = Stevia species = S. bertholdii binomial = Stevia bertholdii binomial …   Wikipedia

  • Stevia crenata — Taxobox status = VU | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae tribus = Eupatorieae genus = Stevia species = S. crenata binomial = Stevia crenata binomial… …   Wikipedia

  • Stevia dianthoidea — Taxobox status = DD | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae tribus = Eupatorieae genus = Stevia species = S. dianthoidea binomial = Stevia dianthoidea… …   Wikipedia

  • Stevia tunguraguensis — Taxobox status = DD | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae tribus = Eupatorieae genus = Stevia species = S. tunguraguensis binomial = Stevia tunguraguensis… …   Wikipedia

  • genus Piqueria — noun small genus of tropical American perennial herbs or subshrubs with white to pale yellow flowers; often included in genus Stevia • Syn: ↑Piqueria • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Compositae, ↑family Compositae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • stevia — noun a) A sweet herb, of genus Stevia, native to Paraguay b) A sweetener extracted from this plant that can be substituted for sugar is some uses. Much sweeter than an equal amount of sugar …   Wiktionary

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