Definition of Genus Phaseolus
1. Noun. Herbs of warm regions including most American beans.
Generic synonyms: Rosid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Papilionoideae, Subfamily Papilionoideae
Member holonyms: Common Bean, Common Bean Plant, Phaseolus Vulgaris, Frijol, Frijole, Kidney Bean, Green Bean, Wax Bean, Lima Bean, Lima Bean Plant, Phaseolus Limensis, Butter Bean, Butter-bean Plant, Lima Bean, Phaseolus Lunatus, Sieva Bean, Phaseolus Acutifolius Latifolius, Tepary Bean
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Phaseolus
Literary usage of Genus Phaseolus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1902)
"... and Colletotrichum lagenarium, Uromyces phaseoli, and Phytopthora phaseoli. Three species of the genus Phaseolus are described, P. lunatus, ..."
2. Agricultural Botany: Theoretical and Practical by John Percival (1921)
"... Everlasting pea (genus Lathyrus), Lupins (genus Lupinus); and in gardens Scarlet Runner and Dwarf Kidney- Beans of the genus Phaseolus. 4. ..."
3. Agricultural Botany, Theoretical and Practical by John Percival (1913)
"... Everlasting pea (genus Lathyrus), Lupins (genus Lupinus); and in gardens Scarlet Runner and Dwarf Kidney Beans of the genus Phaseolus. 4. ..."