Definition of Schlumbergera
1. Noun. South American epiphytic or lithophytic cacti.
Generic synonyms: Caryophylloid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Cactaceae, Cactus Family, Family Cactaceae
Member holonyms: Christmas Cactus, Schlumbergera Baridgesii, Schlumbergera Buckleyi
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Schlumbergera
Literary usage of Schlumbergera
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1. The Florist and Pomologist: A Pictorial Monthly Magazine of Flowers, Fruits ...by Robert Hogg by Robert Hogg (1883)
"Sargen t,Henry Winthrop, death of,lfi. Scabious as a winter flower, 35; dwarf German, for cutting, 106. schlumbergera ..."