Definition of Genus hamelia
1. Noun. Evergreen tropical American shrubs or small trees.
Group relationships: Family Rubiaceae, Madder Family, Rubiaceae
Member holonyms: Hamelia
Genus Hamelia Pictures
Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Genus Hamelia Images
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Hamelia
Literary usage of Genus hamelia
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Curtis's Botanical Magazine, Or, Flower-garden Displayed by John Sims (1817)
"... nor t botanical writer ; and, therefore, was not the person to whose memory JACQUIN intended to dedicate the genus HAMELIA, corrupted by LINN. ..."