Definition of Chloranthus
1. Noun. Type genus of the Chloranthaceae.
Generic synonyms: Dicot Genus, Magnoliopsid Genus
Group relationships: Chloranthaceae, Family Chloranthaceae
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chloranthus
Literary usage of Chloranthus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1914)
"Echinocereus chloranthus. reaching ?gin. long, the upper more bristle- like and the shortest, ... Мех. FF. Color of spines white and brown. 12. chloranthus ..."
2. The Philippine Journal of Science by Institute of Science and Technology (Philippines) (1907)
"Widely distributed in the Philippines. British India to southern .China and Malaya. Chloranthus officinalis Blume ..."
3. Cyclopædia of India and of Eastern and Southern Asia, Commercial, Industrial by Edward Balfour (1871)
"Chloranthus, a genus of plants belonging to the natural order ... Chloranthus OFFICINALIS is a smooth shrub ..."