Definition of Genus Clianthus
1. Noun. Genus of semi-prostrate Australasian shrubs or vines.
Group relationships: Papilionoideae, Subfamily Papilionoideae
Member holonyms: Clianthus, Glory Pea
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Clianthus
Literary usage of Genus Clianthus
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1. Austral English: A Dictionary of Australasian Words, Phrases, and Usages by Edward Ellis Morris (1898)
"24,' Native Trees': " Hooker says the genus Clianthus consists of the Australian and New Zealand species only, the latter is therefore clearly indigenous. ..."
2. Transactions of the Horticultural Society of Londonby Horticultural Society of London by Horticultural Society of London (1848)
"519. account of experiments upon - upon the genus Clianthus, 2 S. • note upon the Mimulus cardi- nalis, 2 S. ii. 70. 2 S. ii. 100. ii. 177. 2 S. ¡i. ..."