liliid monocot genus

noun
genus of monocotyledonous plants comprising mostly herbs having usually petaloid sepals and petals and compound pistils
Hypernyms: ↑monocot genus, ↑liliopsid genus
Hyponyms:
genus Iris, ↑Belamcanda, ↑genus Belamcanda, ↑genus Crocus, ↑genus Freesia, ↑genus Gladiolus, ↑Ixia, ↑genus Ixia, ↑Sisyrinchium, ↑genus Sisyrinchium, ↑Sparaxis, ↑genus Sparaxis, ↑genus Amaryllis, ↑Bomarea, ↑genus Bomarea, ↑Haemanthus, ↑genus Haemanthus, ↑genus Hippeastrum, ↑genus Narcissus, ↑Strekelia, ↑genus Strekelia, ↑Hypoxis, ↑genus Hypoxis, ↑Lilium, ↑genus Lilium, ↑genus Agapanthus, ↑genus Albuca, ↑Aletris, ↑genus Aletris, ↑Allium, ↑genus Allium, ↑genus Aloe, ↑genus Kniphofia, ↑genus Alstroemeria, ↑Amianthum, ↑genus Amianthum, ↑Anthericum, ↑genus Anthericum, ↑Aphyllanthes, ↑genus Aphyllanthes, ↑genus Asparagus, ↑Asphodeline, ↑genus Asphodeline, ↑Asphodelus, ↑genus Asphodelus, ↑genus Aspidistra, ↑Bessera, ↑genus Bessera, ↑Blandfordia, ↑genus Blandfordia, ↑Bloomeria, ↑genus Bloomeria, ↑Bowiea, ↑genus Bowiea, ↑genus Brodiaea, ↑Calochortus, ↑genus Calochortus, ↑Camassia, ↑genus Camassia, ↑Quamassia, ↑genus Quamassia, ↑Erythronium, ↑genus Erythronium, ↑Fritillaria, ↑genus Fritillaria, ↑Tulipa, ↑genus Tulipa, ↑Colchicum, ↑genus Colchicum, ↑genus Gloriosa, ↑Hemerocallis, ↑genus Hemerocallis, ↑Hosta, ↑genus Hosta, ↑Funka, ↑genus Funka, ↑genus Hyacinthus, ↑Hyacinthoides, ↑genus Hyacinthoides, ↑Ornithogalum, ↑genus Ornithogalum, ↑Muscari, ↑genus Muscari, ↑genus Scilla, ↑Tofieldia, ↑genus Tofieldia, ↑Urginea, ↑genus Urginea, ↑Ruscus, ↑genus Ruscus, ↑Narthecium, ↑genus Narthecium, ↑Veratrum, ↑genus Veratrum, ↑Xerophyllum, ↑genus Xerophyllum, ↑Xanthorroea, ↑genus Xanthorroea, ↑Zigadenus, ↑genus Zigadenus, ↑genus Trillium, ↑Smilax, ↑genus Smilax, ↑Convallaria, ↑genus Convallaria, ↑genus Clintonia, ↑Liriope, ↑genus Liriope, ↑Maianthemum, ↑genus Maianthemum, ↑Polygonatum, ↑genus Polygonatum, ↑Uvularia, ↑genus Uvularia, ↑Tacca, ↑genus Tacca, ↑genus Agave, ↑Cordyline, ↑genus Cordyline, ↑genus Dracaena, ↑Nolina, ↑genus Nolina, ↑Polianthes, ↑genus Polianthes, ↑genus Sansevieria, ↑genus Yucca
Member Holonyms: ↑Liliidae, ↑subclass Liliidae

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  • monocot genus — noun genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed • Syn: ↑liliopsid genus • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑liliid monocot genus, ↑Juncus, ↑genus Juncus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Agave — noun type genus of the Agavaceae; in some classifications considered a genus of Amaryllidaceae • Hypernyms: ↑liliid monocot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Agavaceae, ↑family Agavaceae, ↑agave family, ↑sisal family • Member Meronym …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Allium — noun large genus of perennial and biennial pungent bulbous plants: garlic; leek; onion; chive; sometimes placed in family Alliaceae as the type genus • Syn: ↑Allium • Derivationally related forms: ↑alliaceous (for: ↑Allium) …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Camassia — noun genus of scapose herbs of North and South America having large edible bulbs • Syn: ↑Camassia, ↑Quamassia, ↑genus Quamassia • Hypernyms: ↑liliid monocot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Liliaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Quamassia — noun genus of scapose herbs of North and South America having large edible bulbs • Syn: ↑Camassia, ↑genus Camassia, ↑Quamassia • Hypernyms: ↑liliid monocot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Liliaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Agapanthus — noun small genus of South African evergreen or deciduous plants; sometimes placed in the family or subfamily Alliaceae • Hypernyms: ↑liliid monocot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Liliaceae, ↑family Liliaceae, ↑lily family • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Albuca — noun genus of bulbous plants of South Africa; sometimes placed in subfamily Hyacinthaceae • Hypernyms: ↑liliid monocot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Liliaceae, ↑family Liliaceae, ↑lily family • Member Meronyms: ↑albuca …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Aletris — noun small genus of bitter rooted herbs of eastern North America and Asia; sometimes placed in family Melanthiaceae • Syn: ↑Aletris • Hypernyms: ↑liliid monocot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Liliaceae, ↑family Liliaceae, ↑lily family …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Aloe — noun large genus of chiefly African liliaceous plants; in some systems placed in family Aloeaceae • Hypernyms: ↑liliid monocot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Liliaceae, ↑family Liliaceae, ↑lily family • Member Meronyms: ↑aloe …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Alstroemeria — noun genus of showy South American herbs with leafy stems; sometimes placed in family Alstroemeriaceae or in family Amaryllidaceae • Hypernyms: ↑liliid monocot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Liliaceae, ↑family Liliaceae, ↑lily family • Member Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

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