Definition of Chorizema
1. Noun. Genus of Australian twining vines and small shrubs: flame peas.
Generic synonyms: Rosid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Papilionoideae, Subfamily Papilionoideae
Member holonyms: Flame Pea
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chorizema
Literary usage of Chorizema
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The British Florist: Or, Lady's Journal of Horticulture (1846)
"A native of New Holland ; introduced in 1825. chorizema ... chorizema spectabilis.—This is a magnificent species; the flowers are scarlet and orange ; it is ..."
2. Hortus Kewensis; Or, A Catalogue of the Plants Cultivated in the Royal by William Aiton (1811)
"79 ? Nat. of the Cape of Good Hope. Mr. Fr. Masson. Heart-leaved Podalyria. Introd. 1794. Fl. May-r-July. GH iJ . chorizema ..."
3. The Green-house Companion: Comprising a General Course of Green-house and by John Claudius Loudon (1825)
"C. nana, dwarf chorizema, BM 1032. ... BM 14-77, a shrub from New South Wales, flowering from April to July; and which may be treated like chorizema. ..."
4. Annals of Botany by Carl Dietrich Eberhard König, John Sims (1806)
"chorizema trilobum. Smith in Annals of lot. ip 506. Pultenaea ilicifolia. Andrews's reposit. 320. . chorizema scandens. Smith in Annals of lot. г. р. ..."
5. Blight on flowers; or, Figures and descriptions of the insects infesting the by Samuel Hereman (1840)
"The cuttings are very liable to damp off. To prevent this, wipe the glass as often as dew is seen collected upon it. chorizema ..."