Definition of Genus Nierembergia
1. Noun. Genus of tropical American erect or creeping herbs with solitary flowers.
Group relationships: Family Solanaceae, Potato Family, Solanaceae
Member holonyms: Cupflower, Nierembergia, Nierembergia Repens, Nierembergia Rivularis, Whitecup, Nierembergia Frutescens, Tall Cupflower
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Nierembergia
Literary usage of Genus Nierembergia
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1. The British Florist: Or, Lady's Journal of Horticulture (1846)
"... and it was also proposed to unite it with the new genus Nierembergia, while by others it was referred to Salpiglossis as S. integrifolia; it is now, ..."