Definition of Genus Caragana

1. Noun. Large genus of Asiatic deciduous shrubs or small trees.

Generic synonyms: Rosid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Papilionoideae, Subfamily Papilionoideae
Member holonyms: Caragana, Pea Tree



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Caragana

genus Canella
genus Canis
genus Canna
genus Cannabis
genus Cantharellus
genus Capella
genus Capparis
genus Capra
genus Caprella
genus Capreolus
genus Capricornis
genus Caprimulgus
genus Capros
genus Capsella
genus Capsicum
genus Caragana (current term)
genus Caranx
genus Carcharhinus
genus Carcharias
genus Carcharodon
genus Cardamine
genus Cardium
genus Carduelis
genus Carduus
genus Caretta
genus Carex
genus Cariama
genus Carica

Literary usage of Genus Caragana

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1. Gardening for Ladies: And Companion to the Flower-garden by Loudon (Jane), Andrew Jackson Downing (1843)
"The principal species contained in the genus Caragana are low trees and large shrubs, with abruptly pinnate leaves, and pea-flowers, which are generally ..."

2. The Ladies' Companion to the Flower Garden: Being an Alphabetical by Jane (Webb) Loudon (1865)
"The principal species contained in the genus Caragana are low trees and large shrubs, with abruptly pinnate leaves, and pea-flowers, which are generally ..."

3. Plant Inventory by Agricultural Research Center-West (U.S.), United States Division of Botany, Horticultural Crops Research Branch, Agricultural Research Service, United States Dept. of Agriculture, United States, United States Bureau of Plant Industry, Northeastern Regi (1922)
"... 11 species (Nos. to) of the genus Caragana, among which is the Siberian pea tree (C. arborescens), one of the most important hedge and shelter-belt ..."

4. Wochenschrift des Vereines zur Beförderung des Gartenbaues in den Königlich by Karl Heinrich Emil Koch, Verein zur Beförderung des Gartenbaues in den Königlich Preussischen Staaten (1870)
"Unter dem Namen Robinia grandiflora wurde sie zuerst als eigene Art beschrieben und dann in das genus Caragana übertragen, bis wir sie in unserer ..."

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