Definition of Hamelia

1. Noun. Any of several flowering tropical or subtropical shrubs of the genus Hamelia.

Group relationships: Genus Hamelia
Specialized synonyms: Coloradillo, Hamelia Erecta, Hamelia Patens, Scarlet Bush, Scarlet Hamelia
Generic synonyms: Bush, Shrub



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hamelia

hambling
hambone
hamboned
hambones
hamboning
hamburger
hamburger bun
hamburger roll
hamburger steak
hamburgerlike
hamburgerology
hamburgers
hamburgs
hame
hamed
hamelia (current term)
hamentasch
hamentaschen
hamentash
hamentashen
hamerkop
hamerkops
hames
hamesucken
hamesuckens
hamets
hametz
hamewith
hamfat
hamfats

Literary usage of Hamelia

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Curtis's Botanical Magazine, Or, Flower-garden Displayed by John Sims (1825)
"hamelia PATENS. SPREADING, SCARLET H AMELIA. Class and Order. ... or hamelia, we have thought it right to retain the latter. DESCR. ..."

2. Torreya by Torrey Botanical Club (1911)
"hamelia PATENS Jacq. The hamelia grows in hammocks in the southern two thirds of peninsular Florida and in the hammocks of the Florida Keys, ..."

3. Plant Names, Scientific and Popular, Including in the Case of Each Plant the by Albert Brown Lyons (1900)
"hamelia - Rubiaceae. Named for M. du Hamel, French botanist. Shrubs of tropical America. About 12 species; 1 in US 946. HANC^RSIA, Gomez. Mangaba. ..."

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