Definition of Genus Asperula
1. Noun. Woodruff.
Generic synonyms: Asterid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Family Rubiaceae, Madder Family, Rubiaceae
Member holonyms: Woodruff
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Asperula
Literary usage of Genus Asperula
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1. Experimental Researches Concerning the Philosophy of Permanent Colours: And by Edward Bancroft (1814)
"Very nearly related to galium, and possessing a similar colouring matter, are the roots of several species of the genus asperula; woodroof, ..."
2. Popular field botany: Containing a Familiar and Technical Description of the by Agnes Catlow (1848)
"... delicate, spreading plant, and quite as pretty as either of the species of the genus Asperula. ..."