Definition of Genus Malope
1. Noun. Small genus of chiefly European herbs.
Group relationships: Family Malvaceae, Mallow Family, Malvaceae
Member holonyms: Malope, Malope Trifida
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Malope
Literary usage of Genus Malope
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1. The Ladies' Flower-garden of Ornamental Annuals. by Loudon (Jane) (1842)
"The genus Malope differs from the genus Malva principally in the shape of the capsules, and the manner in which they are disposed. ..."
2. Favourite Flowers of Garden and Greenhouse by Edward Step (1896)
"genus Malope MALOPE (Greek, mallos, woolly). A genus containing two or three species in many respects similar to Lavatera, with entire or three-lobed leaves ..."