For all your dictionary needs!
Tip. You can look up words, expressions, names, titles...
Header of Gesneriaceae


Video footage: Rainforest flower Drymonia sp. (Gesneriaceae)
Play/pauseBuy footageFind more

Definition of the noun gesneriaceae

What does gesneriaceae mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. large family of tropical herbs or shrubs or lianas; in some classification systems placed in the order Scrophulariales

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Gesneriaceae

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewIntroduction to Flavonoids (1999)

by Bohm

Gesneriaceae is a large family consisting of l46 genera with about 2400 species with its highest concentration in the Old World tropics (Mahberley, l987). The genera have been placed in two subfamilies, Gesnerioideae and ...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Trees (2005)

Volume 1: North America by M.M. Grandtner

Gesneriaceae Corytholoma (Benth.) Decne. Naegelia Regel e gesneria; grassflower (Puerto Rico) f gesnérie 3324 ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms. Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

Gesneriaceae English: tulip China: guang ci gu Tulisma Raf. Gesneriaceae Origins: See Elmer D. Merrill, Index rafinesquianus.

Google previewPhytochemical Dictionary (1998)

A Handbook of Bioactive Compounds from Plants, Second Edition by Herbert Baxter, J.B. Harborne, Gerald P. Moss

(Gesneriaceae). Orange- yellow flower pigment.

Google previewDictionary of Generic Names of Seed Plants (1995)

by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an

Gesneriaceae. 20 trop ...

Google previewOxford Dictionary of National Biography 2005-2008 (2013)

by Lawrence Goldman

what would become two abiding interests: the African violet family, Gesneriaceae, and the study of living processes, including atypical developmental and morphological processes, that might be useful in producing good natural ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Medicinal and Poisonous Plants (2016)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi

Kohleria Regel Gesneriaceae For the Swiss teacher J. Michael Kohler, presumably the author of Landwirthschaftliche Ortsbeschreibungen aus dem Kanton Zürich, etc. Zürich 1853 and Der Weinstock und der Wein. Aarau 1869; see Index ...

Google previewA Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns (1908)

by John Christopher Willis

Gesneriaceae (n) ...

Google previewA Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns: The classes, cohorts, orders, and chief genera of phanerogams and ferns (1897)

by John Christopher Willis

Gesneriaceae. Dicotyledons (Sympet. Tubiflorae). About 85 gen. with 700 sp . trop. and sub-trop. Most are herbaceous or slightly woody plants; shrubs and trees are rare. Leaves usually opp., rarely whorled or alt., entire or toothed, never ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Science for Gardeners (2015)

6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby

Gesneriaceae (order Lamiales) A family of herbs, epiphytes, lianas, and trees with weak stems, some species monocarpic. Many have only one enlarged cotyledon, 1 m or more long, and no foliage. Where leaves are present they are opposite ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Plant Sciences (2012)

by Michael Allaby

Geonoma geophyte geotaxis geotropism Geraniaceae germinal furrow germinal selection germination germ line germ plasm germ plasm bank germ pore germ tube Gesneriaceae Gessner, Conrad giane giant hogweed giant horsetails giant ...

Google previewDictionary of Marine Natural Products with CD-ROM (2007)

by John W. Blunt, Murray H. G. Munro

Geraniaceae Dicots; Gesneriaceae Dicots; Grossulariaceae Dicots; Guttiferae Dicots; Hernandiaceae Dicots; Hippocastanaceae Dicots; Hydrophyllaceae Dicots; Icacinaceae Dicots; Illiciaceae Dicots; Juglandaceae Dicots; Labiatae Dicots; ...

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Gesneriaceae

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Photos about Gesneriaceae

Click on an item to view that photo:


If you need related images for an article or a report, you can download stock photos:
Small photo of Seemannia, Seemannia sylvatica, flower of the Gesneriaceae family originating in Northern of South AmericaSmall photo of Seemannia, Seemannia sylvatica, flower of the Gesneriaceae family originating in Northern of South AmericaSmall photo of Verbinum, Botanical Name: Rhynchotechum ellipticum, Family: Gesneriaceae, MezengaSmall photo of Aeschynanthus sp or Gesneriaceae or Iamiales in beautiful sunlight.. Red Flower OrchidSmall photo of Red flowers of chirita tamiana, Gesneriaceae, tropical Asia. Blossoming.Small photo of Plants of GesneriaceaeSmall photo of Chrysothemis pulchella Decne,Gesneriaceae flower More...

Scrabble value of G2E1S1N1E1R1I1A1C3E1A1E1

The value of this 12-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Share this page


Go to the thesaurus of Gesneriaceae to find many related words and phrases!

Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary