Definition of Family hydrophyllaceae
1. Noun. Perennial woodland herbs.
Generic synonyms: Asterid Dicot Family
Group relationships: Order Polemoniales, Polemoniales
Member holonyms: Genus Hydrophyllum, Hydrophyllum, Emmanthe, Genus Emmanthe, Eriodictyon, Genus Eriodictyon, Genus Nemophila, Genus Phacelia, Genus Pholistoma, Pholistoma
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Hydrophyllaceae
Literary usage of Family hydrophyllaceae
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1. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States: Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1898)
"WATER-LEAF FAMILY. HYDROPHYLLACEAE Lindi. Nat. Syst. Ed. 2, 271. WATER-LEAF FAMILY. 1836. Herbs, mostly hirsute, pubescent or scabrous, with alternate or ..."
2. Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club by Torrey Botanical Club (1921)
"... with long brown hairs. Hillsides, northwestern Oriente. Type from Loma Pilón, in eruptive mountains near Holguin (Shafer 1235). Family HYDROPHYLLACEAE ..."