Definition of Genus Crassula

1. Noun. Type genus of Crassulaceae; herbs and small shrubs having woody stems and succulent aerial parts.

Exact synonyms: Crassula
Generic synonyms: Plant Genus
Group relationships: Crassulaceae, Family Crassulaceae, Stonecrop Family



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Crassula

genus Cosmocampus
genus Cosmos
genus Costia
genus Cotinga
genus Cotinus
genus Cotoneaster
genus Cottus
genus Cotula
genus Coturnix
genus Coumarouna
genus Cracticus
genus Crambe
genus Crangon
genus Craspedia
genus Crassostrea
genus Crassula (current term)
genus Crataegus
genus Crateva
genus Crax
genus Crepis
genus Crescentia
genus Crex
genus Cricetus
genus Crocethia
genus Crocodilus
genus Crocodylus
genus Crocus
genus Crocuta
genus Cronartium
genus Crotalaria

Literary usage of Genus Crassula

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1. Ladies' Flower-garden of Ornamental Greenouse Plants / by by Loundon (Jane) (1848)
"The genus was formerly very extensive ; but it has been circumscribed by modern botanists, who have divided the old genus Crassula into five or six modern ..."

2. Favourite Flowers of Garden and Greenhouse by Edward Step (1897)
"... genus Crassula CRASSULA (from Latin, crassus, thick, from the leaves). A genus comprising about one hundred and sixteen species of fleshy shrubs and ..."

3. The Book of the Garden by Charles McIntosh (1855)
"... Doryan- thes; Zephyranthes; Habranthus; Vallota; Phy- cella ; Nerine ; Anigozanthus, all the species ; Statice, most of the genus ; Crassula; ..."

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