asterid dicot genus

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n genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs

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genus Achillea
perennial often aromatic and sometimes mat-forming herbs of north temperate regions: yarrow; milfoil
Acroclinium, genus Acroclinium
genus of herbs and shrubs of Australia and South Africa: everlasting flower; most species usually placed in genus Helipterum
Ageratina, genus Ageratina
annual to perennial herbs or shrubs of eastern United States and Central and South America
genus Ageratum
genus of tropical American herbs grown for their flowers
Amberboa, genus Amberboa
herbs of Mediterranean to central Asia cultivated for their flowers
genus Ambrosia
comprising the ragweeds; in some classification considered the type genus of a separate family Ambrosiaceae
genus Ammobium
small genus of Australian herbs grown for their flowers
Anacyclus, genus Anacyclus
a Spanish pellitory
Anaphalis, genus Anaphalis
a genus of herbs of north temperate regions having hoary leaves: pearly everlasting
genus Andryala
a genus of hardy hairy latex-producing perennials of Mediterranean area
Antennaria, genus Antennaria
small woolly perennial herbs having small whitish discoid flowers surrounded by a ring of club-shaped bristles
Anthemis, genus Anthemis
dog fennel
Antheropeas, genus Antheropeas
small genus of North American herbs often included in genus Eriophyllum
Arctium, genus Arctium
burdock
Arctotis, genus Arctotis
herbs and subshrubs: African daisy
Argyranthemum, genus Argyranthemum
comprises plants often included in the genus Chrysanthemum
Argyroxiphium, genus Argyroxiphium
small genus of Hawaiian spreading and rosette-forming shrubs
genus Arnica
large genus of herbs of north temperate and Arctic regions
Arnoseris, genus Arnoseris
lamb succory
genus Artemisia
usually aromatic shrubs or herbs of north temperate regions and South Africa and western South America: wormwood; sagebrush; mugwort; tarragon
genus Aster
large genus of herbs widely cultivated for their daisylike flowers
Baccharis, genus Baccharis
shrubs of western hemisphere often having honey-scented flowers followed by silky thistlelike heads of tiny fruits; often used for erosion control
Balsamorhiza, genus Balsamorhiza
genus of coarse western American herbs with large roots containing an aromatic balsam
Bellis, genus Bellis
daisy
Bidens, genus Bidens
bur marigolds
Boltonia, genus Boltonia
genus of tall leafy perennial herbs of eastern America and eastern Asia having flowers that resemble asters
Brachycome, genus Brachycome
mostly Australian herbs having basal or alternate leaves and loosely corymbose flower heads
Brickellia, genus Brickelia
genus of herbs of southwestern America having usually creamy florets followed by one-seeded fruits in a prominent bristly sheath
Buphthalmum, genus Buphthalmum
oxeye
Cacalia, genus Cacalia
genus of tall smooth herbs of forested mountains of Europe and Asia minor; in some classifications includes many plants usually placed in genus Emilia
genus Calendula
marigold
Callistephus, genus Callistephus
one species: erect Asiatic herb with large flowers
Carduus, genus Carduus
genus of annual or perennial Old World prickly thistles
Carlina, genus Carlina
genus of Mediterranean thistles
Carthamus, genus Carthamus
safflower
genus Catananche
genus of Mediterranean herbs: cupid's dart
Centaurea, genus Centaurea
knapweed; star thistle
Chamaemelum, genus Chamaemelum
small genus of plants sometimes included in genus Anthemis: chamomile
genus Chaenactis
genus of flowering herbs of western United States
genus Chrysanthemum
in some classifications many plants usually assigned to the genus Chrysanthemum have been divided among other genera: e.g. Argyranthemum; Dendranthema; Leucanthemum; Tanacetum
Chrysopsis, genus Chrysopsis
golden aster
Chrysothamnus, genus Chrysothamnus
genus of low branching shrubs of western North America
Cichorium, genus Cichorium
chicory
Cirsium, genus Cirsium
plume thistles
Cnicus, genus Cnicus
one species: blessed thistle
Conoclinium, genus Conoclinium
mistflower
Conyza, genus Conyza
common American weed or wildflower
genus Coreopsis
genus of American plants widely cultivated for their flowers
subgenus Calliopsis
used in some classification systems for some plants of genus Coreopsis
genus Cosmos
genus of tropical American plants cultivated for their colorful flowers
Cotula, genus Cotula
cosmopolitan herbs especially southern hemisphere; many used as ground covers
Craspedia, genus Craspedia
herbs of Australia and New Zealand
Crepis, genus Crepis
hawk's-beard; cosmopolitan in northern hemisphere
Cynara, genus Cynara
artichoke; cardoon
genus Dahlia
genus of perennial tuberous plants of Mexico and Central America
Delairea, genus Delairea
one species: German ivy
Dendranthema, genus Dendranthema
comprises plants often included in the genus Chrysanthemum
Dimorphotheca, genus Dimorphotheca
South African herbs or subshrubs with usually yellow flowers
Doronicum, genus Doronicum
genus of Eurasian perennial tuberous or rhizomatous herbs: leopard's bane
Echinacea, genus Echinacea
small genus of North American coarse perennial herbs
Echinops, genus Echinops
genus of Mediterranean and Eurasian herbs: globe thistles
Elephantopus, genus Elephantopus
perennial American herb
Emilia, genus Emilia
tropical African herbs
Encelia, genus Encelia
genus of shrubs of southwestern United States and Mexico: brittlebush
Enceliopsis, genus Enceliopsis
small genus of xerophytic herbs of southwestern United States
genus Engelmannia
one species: North American herbs that resemble sunflowers
genus Erechtites
coarse herbs with whitish discoid flower heads and silky pappus
Erigeron, genus Erigeron
cosmopolitan genus of usually perennial herbs with flowers that resemble asters; leaves occasionally (especially formerly) used medicinally
Eriophyllum, genus Eriophyllum
genus of hairy herbs and shrubs of western North America
Eupatorium, genus Eupatorium
large genus of chiefly tropical herbs having heads of white or purplish flowers
Felicia, genus Felicia
genus of tropical African herbs or subshrubs with usually blue flowers
genus Filago
genus of small woolly herbs
genus Gaillardia
genus of western American hairy herbs with showy flowers
genus Gazania
genus of tomentose tropical African herbs with milky sap
Gerbera, genus Gerbera
genus of South African or Asiatic herbs: African daisies
Gerea, genus Gerea
small genus of hairy herbs with yellow flowers
Gnaphalium, genus Gnaphalium
large widely distributed genus of coarse hairy herbs with whitish involucres
Grindelia, genus Grindelia
large genus of coarse gummy herbs of western North and Central America
Gutierrezia, genus Gutierrezia
sticky perennial herbs and subshrubs of western North America and warm South America
Gynura, genus Gynura
genus of Old World tropical herbs: velvet plants
Haastia, genus Haastia
genus of New Zealand mat-forming herbs or subshrubs: vegetable sheep
Haplopappus, genus Haplopappus
genus of North and South American perennial herbs or shrubs with yellow flowers; in some classifications include species placed in other genera especially Hazardia
Hazardia, genus Hazardia
small genus of shrubs and subshrubs of western United States having flowers that change color as they mature
Helenium, genus Helenium
genus of American herbs with flowers having yellow rays: sneezeweeds
genus Helianthus
genus of tall erect or branched American annual or perennial herbs with showy flowers: sunflowers
Helichrysum, genus Helichrysum
large genus of mostly African and Australian herbs and shrubs: everlasting flowers; in some classifications includes genus Ozothamnus
genus Heliopsis
oxeye
Helipterum, genus Helipterum
genus of South African and Australian herbs or shrubs grown as everlastings; the various Helipterum species are currently in process of being assigned to other genera especially genera Pteropogon and Hyalosperma
Heterotheca, genus Heterotheca
genus of yellow-flowered North American herbs
Hieracium, genus Hieracium
large genus of perennial hairy herbs of Europe to western Asia to northwestern Africa and North America; few are ornamental; often considered congeneric with Pilosella
Homogyne, genus Homogyne
small genus of low perennial herbs of montane Europe; in some classifications included in genus Tussilago
Hulsea, genus Hulsea
small genus of erect balsam-scented herbs; Pacific coast of the northwestern United States
Hyalosperma, genus Hyalosperma
genus of herbs of temperate Australia including some from genus Helipterum
Hypochaeris, Hypochoeris, genus Hypochaeris, genus Hypochoeris
widely distributed genus of herbs with milky juice; includes some cosmopolitan weeds
genus Inula
genus of Old World herbs or subshrubs: elecampane
genus Iva
small genus of American herbs or shrubs; in some classifications placed in a separate family Ambrosiaceae
genus Krigia
small herbs closely related to chicory: dwarf dandelions
Lactuca, genus Lactuca
an herb with milky juice: lettuce; prickly lettuce
Lagenophera, genus Lagenophera
small genus of herbs of Australia and South America having small solitary white or purple flowers similar to true daisies of genus Bellis
Lasthenia, genus Lasthenia
small genus of herbs of Pacific coast of North and South America
Layia, genus Layia
genus of western United States annuals with showy yellow or white flowers
Leontodon, genus Leontodon
hawkbit
Leontopodium, genus Leontopodium
edelweiss
Leucanthemum, genus Leucanthemum
comprises plants often included in the genus Chrysanthemum
Leucogenes, genus Leucogenes
New Zealand edelweiss
Liatris, genus Liatris
genus of perennial North American herbs with aromatic usually cormous roots
Ligularia, genus Ligularia
genus of Old World herbs resembling groundsel: leopard plants
Lindheimera, genus Lindheimera
one species: Texas star
Lonas, genus Lonas
one species: yellow ageratum
Machaeranthera, genus Machaeranthera
wildflowers of western North America
Madia, genus Madia
genus of sticky herbs with yellow flowers open in morning or evening but closed in bright light
Matricaria, genus Matricaria
chiefly Old World strong-smelling weedy herbs; comprises plants sometimes included in other genera: e.g. Tanacetum; Tripleurospermum
Melampodium, genus Melampodium
herbs and subshrubs of warm North America
Mikania, genus Mikania
large genus of evergreen lianas of tropical America
genus Mutisia
genus of South American shrubs or lianas having large flower heads with feathery pappuses
Nabalus, genus Nabalus
genus of North American and east Asian perennial herbs; sometimes included in genus Prenanthes
Olearia, genus Olearia
large genus of Australian evergreen shrubs or small trees with large daisylike flowers
Onopordon, Onopordum, genus Onopordon, genus Onopordum
a genus of Eurasian herbs of the family Compositae with prickly foliage and large purplish flowers
genus Othonna
genus of western African herbs or shrubs
Ozothamnus, genus Ozothamnus
genus of Australian shrubs and perennial herbs; sometimes included in genus Helichrysum
Packera, genus Packera
genus of American of east Asian perennial herbs with yellow to orange or red flower rays; sometimes included in genus Senecio
Parthenium, genus Parthenium
small genus of North American herbs and shrubs with terminal panicles of small ray flowers
Pericallis, genus Pericallis
cineraria
Petasites, genus Petasites
genus of rhizomatous herbs of north temperate regions: butterbur; sweet coltsfoot
Picris, genus Picris
genus of weedy Old World yellow-flowered herbs usually containing a bitter-tasting substance: bitterweed
Pilosella, genus Pilosella
genus of hairy perennial herbs with horizontal rhizomes and leafy or underground stolons; Eurasia and North Africa; often considered congeneric with Hieracium
Piqueria, genus Piqueria
small genus of tropical American perennial herbs or subshrubs with white to pale yellow flowers; often included in genus Stevia
Prenanthes, genus Prenanthes
genus of North American and Asiatic perennial herbs having pinnatisect leaves small heads of drooping yellowish to purple flowers; sometimes includes species often placed in genus Nabalus
genus Pteropogon
genus of Australian and South African herbs including some from genus Helipterum
Pulicaria, genus Pulicaria
genus of temperate Old World herbs: fleabane
Pyrethrum, genus Pyrethrum
used in former classifications for plants later placed in genus Chrysanthemum and now often included in genus Tanacetum
Raoulia, genus Raoulia
genus of low-growing mat-forming New Zealand plants; in some classifications includes species placed in genus Haastia
Ratibida, genus Ratibida
genus of perennial wildflowers of North American plains and prairies; often cultivated for their showy flower heads
genus Rhodanthe
genus of xerophytic herbs and shrubs of South Africa and Australia; sometimes included in genus Helipterum
Rudbeckia, genus Rudbeckia
North American perennial herbs with showy cone-shaped flower heads
Santolina, genus Santolina
genus of Mediterranean subshrubs with rayless flower heads
Sanvitalia, genus Sanvitalia
small genus of tropical American annual herbs: creeping zinnia
Saussurea, genus Saussurea
genus of herbs of temperate and cool regions of Eurasia
Scolymus, genus Scolymus
small genus of thistlelike herbs of the Mediterranean region
Senecio, genus Senecio
enormous and diverse cosmopolitan genus of trees and shrubs and vines and herbs including many weeds
genus Scorzonera
genus of narrow-leaved European herbs
Sericocarpus, genus Sericocarpus
small genus of herbs of the eastern United States: white-topped asters
Seriphidium, genus Seriphidium
woody plants grown chiefly for their silver or grey and often aromatic foliage; formerly included in the genus Artemisia
Serratula, genus Serratula
genus of Old World perennial herbs with spirally arranged toothed leaves
Silphium, genus Silphium
tall North American perennial herbs
Silybum, genus Silybum
small genus of east African herbs
Solidago, genus Solidago
goldenrod
Sonchus, genus Sonchus
sow thistles
Stenotus, genus Stenotus
genus of western North American low evergreen shrubs growing in dense tufts
genus Stevia
genus of shrubs and herbs of tropical and warm Americas
Stokesia, genus Stokesia
one species: stokes' aster
Tageteste, genus Tagetes
marigolds
Tanacetum, genus Tanacetum
a large genus of plants resembling chrysanthemums; comprises some plants often included in other genera especially genus Chrysanthemum
Taraxacum, genus Taraxacum
an asterid dicot genus of the family Compositae including dandelions
Tetraneuris, genus Tetraneuris
genus of hairy yellow-flowered plants of the western United States
genus Tithonia
genus of robust herbs of Mexico and Central America: Mexican sunflower
Townsendia, genus Townsendia
genus of western American low tufted herbs: Easter daisy
Tragopogon, genus Tragopogon
genus of Old World herbs with linear entire leaves and yellow or purple flower heads
Trilisa, genus Trilisa
genus of herbs of southern United States
Tripleurospermum, genus Tripleurospermum
small genus comprising plants often included in genus Matricaria
Tussilago, genus Tussilago
genus of low creeping yellow-flowered perennial herbs of north temperate regions: coltsfoots; in some classifications includes species often placed in other genera especially Homogyne and Petasites
genus Ursinia
genus of South African herbs and shrubs cultivated as ornamentals
Verbesina, genus Verbesina
herbs and shrubs of warm North America to Mexico; includes plants formerly placed in genus Actinomeris
Actinomeris, genus Actinomeris
used in some classification systems for plants now included in genus Verbesina
genus Vernonia
genus of New World tropical herbs or shrubs with terminal cymose heads of tubular flowers
genus Wyethia
coarse leafy perennial plants resembling sunflowers found especially in the western United States
Xanthium, genus Xanthium
coarse herbs having small heads of greenish flowers followed by burrs with hooked bristles
genus Xeranthemum
genus of annual densely hairy herbs of Mediterranean to southwestern Asia
genus Zinnia
genus of annual or perennial plants of tropical America having solitary heads of brightly colored flowers
Rubia, genus Rubia
type genus of the Rubiaceae; Old World herbs and subshrubs grown for their medicinal properties and for dye substances extracted from their roots
Asperula, genus Asperula
woodruff
Calycophyllum, genus Calycophyllum
medium to large tropical American trees having shiny reddish-brown shredding bark
Chiococca, genus Chiococca
shrubs of tropical and subtropical New World
Coffea, genus Coffea
coffee trees
genus Chinchona, genus Cinchona
large genus of trees of Andean region of South America having medicinal bark
Galium, genus Galium
annual or perennial herbs: bedstraw; cleavers
genus Gardenia
large genus of attractive Old World tropical shrubs and small trees
genus Genipa
tropical American evergreen trees or shrubs bearing yellow flowers and succulent edible fruit with a thick rind
genus Hamelia
evergreen tropical American shrubs or small trees
Mitchella, genus Mitchella
creeping evergreen herbs of North America
Nauclea, genus Nauclea
small genus of evergreen tropical shrubs or trees with smooth leathery leaves
Pinckneya, genus Pinckneya
small genus of shrubs or small trees of southeastern United States and northern South America
Psychotria, genus Psychotria
tropical chiefly South American shrubs and trees
Sarcocephalus, genus Sarcocephalus
genus of tropical African trees and shrubs
Vangueria, genus Vangueria
tropical African and Asiatic trees and shrubs having one-seeded fruit
genus Abelia
chiefly east Asian shrubs
Diervilla, genus Diervilla
small genus of low deciduous shrubs: bush honeysuckles
Kolkwitzia, genus Kolkwitzia
Chinese genus of 1 species: beauty bush
Leycesteria, genus Leycesteria
small species of shrubs of western Himalayas to China
Linnaea, genus Linnaea
one species: twinflower
Lonicera, genus Lonicera
woodbine
Symphoricarpos, genus Symphoricarpos
deciduous shrubs of North America and Central America and China
Sambucus, genus Sambucus
elder; elderberry
Triostium, genus Triostium
genus of Asiatic and North American herbs: feverroot
Viburnum, genus Viburnum
deciduous or evergreen shrubs or small trees: arrow-wood; wayfaring tree
genus Weigela
east Asian flowering shrubs
Dipsacus, genus Dipsacus
type genus of the Dipsacaceae: teasel
genus Scabiosa
annual or perennial herbs or subshrubs; mainly Mediterranean
genus Polemonium
type genus of the Polemoniaceae
genus Acanthus
bear's breeches
Graptophyllum, genus Graptophyllum
caricature plant
Thunbergia, genus Thunbergia
a genus of herbs or vines of the family Acanthaceae
Bignonia, genus Bignonia
one species: cross vine
genus Catalpa
a dicotyledonous genus of plants belonging to the family Bignoniaceae; has large flowers (white or mottled) and long terete pods
Chilopsis, genus Chilopsis
one species: desert willow
Crescentia, genus Crescentia
a genus of tropical American trees of the family Bignoniaceae; has a short trunk and crooked limbs and drooping branches
genus Gesneria
large genus of tropical American herbs having showy tubular flowers
genus Achimenes
genus of tropical perennial American herbs
genus Aeschynanthus
large genus of East Indian ornamental woody epiphytic plants
Alsobia, genus Alsobia
tropical American herbs sometimes included in genus Episcia
genus Columnea
genus of tropical American subshrubs and lianas
genus Episcia
genus of tropical American herbs having soft hairy foliage
genus Gloxinia
small genus of tropical American herbs with leafy stems and axillary flowers
genus Kohleria
genus of tropical American shrubs
Saintpaulia, genus Saintpaulia
east African herb with nodding flowers; widely cultivated
Sinningia, genus Sinningia
genus of perennial tuberous herbs and shrubs of Central and South America
genus Streptocarpus
large genus of usually stemless African or Asian herbs: Cape primrose
Hydrophyllum, genus Hydrophyllum
waterleaf
Emmanthe, genus Emmanthe
one species: yellow bells
Eriodictyon, genus Eriodictyon
small genus of evergreen shrubs of southwestern United States and Mexico
genus Nemophila
genus of ornamental chiefly California herbs: baby blue-eyes
genus Phacelia
American herbs with usually pinnatifid leaves and blue or purple or white flowers in scorpioid cymes
Pholistoma, genus Pholistoma
straggling herbs of southwestern United States
Acinos, genus Acinos
plants closely allied to the genera Satureja and Calamintha
Agastache, genus Agastache
giant hyssop; Mexican hyssop
Ajuga, genus Ajuga
bugle
Ballota, genus Ballota
perennial herbs or subshrubs of especially Mediterranean area: black horehound
Blephilia, genus Blephilia
small genus of North American herbs: wood mints
Calamintha, genus Calamintha
calamint
Clinopodium, genus Clinopodium
wild basil
Collinsonia, genus Collinsonia
small genus of perennial erect or spreading aromatic herbs; United States
genus Coleus
genus of Old World tropical plants cultivated for their variegated leaves; various plants sometimes placed in genera Plectranthus or Solenostemon
Conradina, genus Conradina
small genus of low aromatic shrubs of southeastern United States
Dracocephalum, genus Dracocephalum
genus of American herbs and dwarf shrubs of the mind family: dragonheads
genus Elsholtzia
genus of Asiatic and African aromatic herbs
Galeopsis, genus Galeopsis
erect annual European herbs
Glechoma, genus Glechoma
ground ivy
Hedeoma, genus Hedeoma
small genus of American herbs (American pennyroyal)
Hyssopus, genus Hyssopus
Eurasian genus of perennial herbs or subshrubs
Lamium, genus Lamium
genus of Old World herbs: dead nettles; henbits
Lavandula, genus Lavandula
lavender
Leonotis, genus Leonotis
small genus of tropical herbs and subshrubs of South Africa
Leonurus, genus Leonurus
genus of stout Old World herbs having flowers in whorls
Lepechinia, Sphacele, genus Lepechinia, genus Sphacele
a dicotyledonous genus of the family Labiatae
Lycopus, genus Lycopus
small genus of herbs of the mint family
genus Origanum
a genus of aromatic mints of the family Labiatae
Majorana, genus Majorana
small genus of herbs usually included in the genus Origanum
Marrubium, genus Marrubium
Old World aromatic herbs: horehound
Melissa, genus Melissa
a genus of Old World mints of the family Labiatae
Mentha, genus Mentha
mint plants
Micromeria, genus Micromeria
large genus of fragrant chiefly Old World herbs
Molucella, genus Molucella
small genus of aromatic herbs of Mediterranean regions; widely cultivated
genus Monarda
wild bergamot, horsemint, beebalm
Nepeta, genus Nepeta
catmint
Ocimum, genus Ocimum
basil
Perilla, genus Perilla
small genus of Asiatic herbs
genus Phlomis
large genus of Old World aromatic herbs or subshrubs or shrubs having often woolly leaves
genus Physostegia
genus of North American perennial herbs
genus Plectranthus
large genus of ornamental flowering plants; includes some plants often placed in the genus Coleus
Pogostemon, genus Pogostemon
genus of Asiatic shrubs or trees whose leaves yield a fragrant oil
Prunella, genus Prunella
small genus of perennial mostly Eurasian having terminal spikes of small purplish or white flowers
Koellia, Pycnanthemum, genus Koellia, genus Pycnanthemum
American mountain mint
Rosmarinus, genus Rosmarinus
rosemary
genus Salvia
large genus of shrubs and subshrubs of the mint family varying greatly in habit: sage
Satureia, Satureja, genus Satureia, genus Satureja
savory
Scutellaria, genus Scutellaria
an asterid dicot genus that includes the skullcaps
Sideritis, genus Sideritis
genus of woolly aromatic herbs or subshrubs or shrubs of Mediterranean region
Solenostemon, genus Solenostemon
genus of shrubby often succulent herbs of tropical Africa and Asia; includes some plants often placed in genus Coleus
Stachys, genus Stachys
large genus of usually woolly or hairy herbs or subshrubs or shrubs; temperate eastern hemisphere; tropical Australasia
Teucrium, genus Teucrium
large widely distributed genus of perennial herbs or shrubs or subshrubs; native to Mediterranean region to western Asia
Thymus, genus Thymus
large genus of Old World mints: thyme
Trichostema, genus Trichostema
genus of North American aromatic herbs or subshrubs: blue curls
Scrophularia, genus Scrophularia
type genus of Scrophulariaceae; named for the plants' supposed ability to cure scrofula: figworts
Antirrhinum, genus Antirrhinum
a genus of herbs of the family Scrophulariaceae with brightly colored irregular flowers
Besseya, genus Besseya
genus of North American spring wildflowers
Aureolaria, genus Aureolaria
small genus of North American herbs often root-parasitic and bearing golden-yellow flowers; sometimes placed in genus Gerardia
genus Calceolaria
large genus of tropical American herbs and shrubs with showy cymose flowers
Castilleia, Castilleja, genus Castilleia, genus Castilleja
genus of western North and South American perennials often partially parasitic on roots of grasses
Chelone, genus Chelone
herbaceous perennials: shellflower
Collinsia, genus Collinsia
genus of hardy annual herbs of western United States
Culver's physic, Culver's root, Culvers physic, Culvers root, Veronicastrum virginicum, whorlywort
a tall perennial herb having spikes of small white or purple flowers; common in eastern North America
genus Digitalis
genus of Eurasian herbs having alternate leaves and racemes of showy bell-shaped flowers
genus Gerardia
genus of annual or perennial herbs with showy pink or purple or yellow flowers; plants often assigned to genera Aureolaria or Agalinis
Agalinis, genus Agalinis
semiparasitic herb with purple or white or pink flowers; grows in the United States and West Indies
Linaria, genus Linaria
genus of herbs and subshrubs having showy flowers: spurred snapdragon
Penstemon, genus Penstemon
large genus of subshrubs or herbs having showy blue or purple or red or yellow or white flowers; mostly western North America
Verbascum, genus Verbascum
genus of coarse herbs and subshrubs mostly with woolly leaves
genus Veronica
widespread genus of herbs with pink or white or blue or purple flowers: speedwell
Solanum, genus Solanum
type genus of the Solanaceae: nightshade; potato; eggplant; bittersweet
Atropa, genus Atropa
belladonna
genus Browallia
small genus of tropical South American annuals
Brunfelsia, genus Brunfelsia
genus of tropical American shrubs grown for their flowers followed by fleshy berrylike fruits
Brugmansia, genus Brugmansia
includes some plants often placed in the genus Datura: angel's trumpets
Capsicum, genus Capsicum
chiefly tropical perennial shrubby plants having many-seeded fruits: sweet and hot peppers
Cestrum, genus Cestrum
genus of fragrant tropical American shrubs
Cyphomandra, genus Cyphomandra
tree tomato
Datura, genus Datura
thorn apple
Fabiana, genus Fabiana
genus of South and Central American heathlike evergreen shrubs
Hyoscyamus, genus Hyoscyamus
genus of poisonous herbs: henbane
Lycium, genus Lycium
deciduous and evergreen shrubs often spiny; cosmopolitan in temperate and subtropical regions
Lycopersicon, Lycopersicum, genus Lycopersicon, genus Lycopersicum
tomatoes
Mandragora, genus Mandragora
a genus of stemless herbs of the family Solanaceae
Nicandra, genus Nicandra
sturdy annual of Peru
Nicotiana, genus Nicotiana
American and Asiatic aromatic herbs and shrubs with viscid foliage
genus Nierembergia
genus of tropical American erect or creeping herbs with solitary flowers
Petunia, genus Petunia
annual or perennial herbs or shrubs of tropical South America
Physalis, genus Physalis
ground cherries
Salpichroa, genus Salpichroa
herbs of temperate North and South America: cock's eggs
genus Salpiglossis
small genus of herbs of the southern Andes having large showy flowers
genus Schizanthus
Chilean herbs with orchid-like flowers
Scopolia, genus Scopolia
genus of European perennial herbs yielding medicinal alkaloids
Solandra, genus Solandra
shrubby climbers of tropical America
Streptosolen, genus Streptosolen
one species: marmalade bush
genus Verbena
type genus of the Verbenaceae; genus of herbaceous perennials and subshrubs
Avicennia, genus Avicennia
small genus of tropical shrubs or trees
Aegiceras, genus Aegiceras
a genus of herbs of the family Verbenaceae
Tectona, genus Tectona
small genus of southeastern Asian tropics: teak
Valeriana, genus Valeriana
genus of widely distributed perennial herbs and some shrubs
Valerianella, genus Valerianella
genus of Old World annual herbs widely naturalized
Centranthus, genus Centranthus
genus of southern European herbs and subshrubs
Type of:
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus
genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination

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