Definition of Genus Serenoa
1. Noun. One species: saw palmetto.
Generic synonyms: Liliopsid Genus, Monocot Genus
Group relationships: Arecaceae, Family Arecaceae, Family Palmaceae, Family Palmae, Palm Family, Palmaceae, Palmae
Member holonyms: Saw Palmetto, Scrub Palmetto, Serenoa Repens
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Serenoa
Literary usage of Genus Serenoa
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1. The Tree Book: A Popular Guide to a Knowledge of the Trees of North America by Julia Ellen Rogers (1905)
"Genus SERENOA, Hook. Serenoa arborescens, Sarg., grows on hummocks in swampy lands along the southwestern coast of Florida. It is a slender tree 30 to 40 ..."
2. Saw Palmetto: (Sabal Serrulata. Serenoa Serrulata.) Its History, Botany by Edwin Moses Hale (1898)
"Some officious botanist removed the Saw Palmetto from this genus and made it a monotypic member of a new genus Serenoa, just as another removed the blue ..."