Definition of Genus telanthera
1. Noun. Used in former classifications systems; now included in genus Alternanthera.
Generic synonyms: Caryophylloid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Amaranth Family, Amaranthaceae, Family Amaranthaceae
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Telanthera
Literary usage of Genus telanthera
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1. Favourite Flowers of Garden and Greenhouse by Edward Step (1897)
"... and at intervals since; but these have passed out of cultivation, and their place has been taken by other plants of the genus Telanthera. ..."
2. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and ...by Liberty Hyde Bailey by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1917)
"... used by gardeners as bedding plants belong to the genus Telanthera, which is distinguished from the true genus Alternanthera by having 5 anther-bearing ..."
3. Cyclopedia of American Horticulture: Comprising Suggestions for Cultivation by Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wilhelm Miller (1902)
"... used by gardeners as bedding plants belong to the genus Telanthera, which is distinguished from the true genus ..."