genus Galax


genus Galax
noun
evergreen herbs of southeastern United States
Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Diapensiaceae, ↑family Diapensiaceae, ↑diapensia family
Member Meronyms: ↑galax, ↑galaxy, ↑wandflower, ↑beetleweed, ↑coltsfoot, ↑Galax urceolata

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  • Galax — Taxobox name = Galax regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Ericales familia = Diapensiaceae genus = Galax Sims species = G. urceolata binomial = Galax urceolata binomial authority = (Poir.) Brummit Galax… …   Wikipedia

  • Galax — ID 36106 Symbol Key GALAX Common Name galax Family Diapensiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, GA, KY, MA, NC, NY, OH, SC, TN, VA, WV Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • galax — noun tufted evergreen perennial herb having spikes of tiny white flowers and glossy green round to heart shaped leaves that become coppery to maroon or purplish in fall • Syn: ↑galaxy, ↑wandflower, ↑beetleweed, ↑coltsfoot, ↑Galax urceolata •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Galax urceolata — noun tufted evergreen perennial herb having spikes of tiny white flowers and glossy green round to heart shaped leaves that become coppery to maroon or purplish in fall • Syn: ↑galax, ↑galaxy, ↑wandflower, ↑beetleweed, ↑coltsfoot • Hypernyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Galax urceolata — ID 36107 Symbol Key GAUR2 Common Name beetleweed Family Diapensiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, GA, KY, MA, NC, NY, OH, SC, TN, VA, WV Growth Habit Subshrub, Shrub,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • dilleniid dicot genus — noun genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Hyponyms: ↑Capparis, ↑genus Capparis, ↑genus Cleome, ↑Cleome, ↑C …   Useful english dictionary

  • wandflower — noun 1. tufted evergreen perennial herb having spikes of tiny white flowers and glossy green round to heart shaped leaves that become coppery to maroon or purplish in fall • Syn: ↑galax, ↑galaxy, ↑beetleweed, ↑coltsfoot, ↑Galax urceolata •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • beetleweed — noun tufted evergreen perennial herb having spikes of tiny white flowers and glossy green round to heart shaped leaves that become coppery to maroon or purplish in fall • Syn: ↑galax, ↑galaxy, ↑wandflower, ↑coltsfoot, ↑Galax urceolata • Hypernyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • diapensia family — noun north temperate low evergreen plants; in some classifications placed in its own order Diapensiales • Syn: ↑Diapensiaceae, ↑family Diapensiaceae • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot family • Member Holonyms: ↑Ericales, ↑ord …   Useful english dictionary

  • Diapensiaceae — noun north temperate low evergreen plants; in some classifications placed in its own order Diapensiales • Syn: ↑family Diapensiaceae, ↑diapensia family • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot family • Member Holonyms: ↑Ericales, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary


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