Definition of Genus pilea
1. Noun. Low-growing tropical perennials grown for their stingless foliage.
Generic synonyms: Dicot Genus, Magnoliopsid Genus
Group relationships: Family Urticaceae, Nettle Family, Urticaceae
Member holonyms: Clearweed, Dead Nettle, Pilea Pumilla, Richweed, Artillery Plant, Pilea Microphylla, Friendship Plant, Panamica, Panamiga, Pilea Involucrata
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Pilea
Literary usage of Genus pilea
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1. Torreya by Torrey Botanical Club (1916)
"The first paper on the announced scientific program, "Cuban Species of the Genus Pilea," was read by Dr. NL Britton. A large number of specimens of plants ..."