Definition of Kohleria
1. Noun. Shrubby herb cultivated for their soft velvety foliage and showy scarlet flowers.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Kohleria
kohleria (current term)
Literary usage of Kohleria
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Phytologist: A Popular Botanical Miscellany edited by George Luxford, Edward Newman (1850)
"Mr. Borrer remarks that this Poa resembles kohleria (Aira) cristata in its panicle, only much shorter and smaller; to myself, when in full flower, ..."
2. Grasses and Forage Plants: A Practical Treatise Comprising Their Natural by Charles Louis Flint (1887)
"... from Pennsylvania to Illinois and westward. Panicle narrowly spiked; lower palea pointed; leaves flat, the lower ones somewhat hairy. TRUNCATED kohleria ..."