genus Weigela

noun
east Asian flowering shrubs
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Meronyms: ↑weigela, ↑Weigela florida

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  • weigela — [wījēl′yəwī jē′lə, wīgē′lə] n. [ModL, after C. E. Weigel (1748 1831), Ger physician] any of a genus (Weigela) of shrubs of the honeysuckle family, with clusters of bell shaped flowers; esp., a widely cultivated species ( W. florida) with dark red …   English World dictionary

  • Weigela — Taxobox name = Weigela image width = 250px image caption = Weigela florida regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Dipsacales familia = Caprifoliaceae genus = Weigela genus authority = Thunb. subdivision ranks =… …   Wikipedia

  • weigela — /wuy gee leuh, jee , wuy geuh leuh/, n. any of various shrubby, eastern Asian plants belonging to the genus Weigela, of the honeysuckle family, having funnel shaped white, pink, or crimson flowers. Also, weigelia /wuy gee lee euh, jee /. [1840… …   Universalium

  • Weigela — ID 88808 Symbol Key WEIGE Common Name weigela Family Caprifoliaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CT, GA, MA, NY, PA, TN Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Weigela floribunda — ID 88810 Symbol Key WEFL Common Name crimson weigela Family Caprifoliaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CT, MA, NY, TN Growth Habit Shrub D …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Weigela florida — ID 88811 Symbol Key WEFL2 Common Name oldfashioned weigela Family Caprifoliaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution GA, MA, PA Growth Habit Shrub …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • weigela — noun deciduous shrub widely cultivated for its white or pink or red flowers • Syn: ↑Weigela florida • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Weigela …   Useful english dictionary

  • Weigela florida — noun deciduous shrub widely cultivated for its white or pink or red flowers • Syn: ↑weigela • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Weigela …   Useful english dictionary

  • weigela — noun Etymology: New Latin, from Christian E. Weigel died 1831 German physician Date: 1846 any of a genus (Weigela) of showy eastern Asian shrubs of the honeysuckle family; especially one (W. florida) widely grown for its usually pink or red… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • weigela — noun Any plant of the genus Weigela …   Wiktionary

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