Definition of Genus Borago

1. Noun. Perennial herbs of the Mediterranean region.

Exact synonyms: Borago
Generic synonyms: Plant Genus
Group relationships: Borage Family, Boraginaceae, Family Boraginaceae
Member holonyms: Borage, Borago Officinalis, Tailwort



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Borago

genus Blighia
genus Blissus
genus Bloomeria
genus Bocconia
genus Boehmeria
genus Bolbitis
genus Boletellus
genus Boletus
genus Boltonia
genus Bomarea
genus Bombax
genus Bombina
genus Bombus
genus Bombyx
genus Bonasa
genus Borago (current term)
genus Borrelia
genus Bos
genus Boselaphus
genus Boswellia
genus Botaurus
genus Bothrops
genus Botrychium
genus Bougainvillaea
genus Bougainvillea
genus Bouteloua
genus Bowiea
genus Boykinia
genus Brachinus

Literary usage of Genus Borago

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1. A Glossary of Botanic Terms, with Their Derivation and Accent by Benjamin Daydon Jackson (1905)
"... from the genus Borago, applied to a form of inflorescence which finds its fullest development in ..."

2. Familiar Lectures on Botany: Explaining the Structure, Classification, and by Lincoln Phelps (1854)
"... from the genus Borago. " The change in the corolla of these plants, in general from a bright red to a vivid blue, as the flower expands, ..."

3. Familiar Lectures on Botany: Explaining the Structure, Classification, and by Lincoln Phelps (1853)
"... from the genus Borago. " The change in the corolla of these plants, in general from a bright red to a vivid blue, as the flower expands, ..."

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