Definition of Lobeliaceae
1. Noun. Not recognized in all classification systems; in some classifications lobeliaceous plants are included in family Campanulaceae.
Generic synonyms: Dicot Family, Magnoliopsid Family
Group relationships: Campanulales, Order Campanulales
Derivative terms: Lobeliaceous
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lobeliaceae
Literary usage of Lobeliaceae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Observations of a Naturalist in the Pacific Between 1896 and 1899 by Henry Brougham Guppy (1906)
"The lobeliaceae of the Hawaiian Islands.—The lobeliaceae of the Tahitian or ... The explanation of the absence of the early lobeliaceae from West Polynesia. ..."
2. Wild Flowers Worth Knowing by Neltje Blanchan, Asa Don Dickinson (1917)
"LOBELIA FAMILY (lobeliaceae) Cardinal Flower; Red Lobelia Lobelia cardinalis Flowers—Rich vermilion, very rarely rose or white, 1 to l£ in. long, numerous, ..."