genus Vernonia

noun
genus of New World tropical herbs or shrubs with terminal cymose heads of tubular flowers
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Compositae, ↑family Compositae, ↑Asteraceae, ↑family Asteraceae, ↑aster family
Member Meronyms: ↑ironweed, ↑vernonia

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  • Vernonia galamensis — Taxobox name = Vernonia galamensis image width = 240px image caption = regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae genus = Vernonia species = V. galamensis binomial = Vernonia galamensis… …   Wikipedia

  • vernonia — noun any of various plants of the genus Vernonia of tropical and warm regions of especially North America that take their name from their loose heads of purple to rose flowers that quickly take on a rusty hue • Syn: ↑ironweed • Hypernyms: ↑herb,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Vernonia noveboracensis — New York ironweed closeup of flowers Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

  • Vernonia bamendae — Taxobox status = VU | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae genus = Vernonia species = V. bamendae binomial = Vernonia bamendae binomial authority = C. D.… …   Wikipedia

  • Vernonia cockburniana — Taxobox status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae genus = Vernonia species = V. cockburniana binomial = Vernonia cockburniana binomial authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • Vernonia nonoensis — Taxobox status = EN | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae genus = Vernonia species = V. nonoensis binomial = Vernonia nonoensis binomial authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • Vernonia unicata — Taxobox status = VU | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae genus = Vernonia species = V. unicata binomial = Vernonia unicata binomial authority = C.Jeffrey… …   Wikipedia

  • Vernonia zollingerianoides — Taxobox status = VU | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae genus = Vernonia species = V. zollingerianoides binomial = Vernonia zollingerianoides binomial… …   Wikipedia

  • Vernonia missurica — ID 87506 Symbol Key VEMI2 Common Name Missouri ironweed Family Asteraceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, FL, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MI, MO, MS, NE, NM, OH, OK, TN,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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