Definition of Genus Zoysia
1. Noun. Lawn grasses native to southeastern Asia and New Zealand; grown especially in warm regions.
Generic synonyms: Liliopsid Genus, Monocot Genus
Group relationships: Family Graminaceae, Family Gramineae, Family Poaceae, Graminaceae, Gramineae, Grass Family, Poaceae
Member holonyms: Zoysia
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Zoysia
Literary usage of Genus Zoysia
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1. Hooker's Journal of Botany and Kew Garden Miscellany by Sir William Jackson Hooker (1855)
"As an exemplification he has taken the genus Zoysia, which will also afford an apt illustration of ..."