Definition of Daboecia
1. Noun. A dicotyledonous genus of the family Ericaceae.
Generic synonyms: Dilleniid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Ericaceae, Family Ericaceae, Heath Family
Member holonyms: Connemara Heath, Daboecia Cantabrica, St. Dabeoc's Heath
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Daboecia
Literary usage of Daboecia
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1818)
"On Erica Daboecia, xliii. 496. His additional memoir on Erica Daboecia, xlviii. 353. Observations on his botanical system, ..."
2. Systematic Anatomy of the Dicotyledons: A Handbook for Laboratories of Pure by Hans Solereder, Dukinfield Henry Scott (1908)
"Spiral thickening of the walls of the vessels (at least of some of them) and tracheids is found in the species of Arctostaphylos, Arbutus and Daboecia cited ..."