Definition of Genus griselinia
1. Noun. Evergreen shrubs of New Zealand and South America.
Generic synonyms: Rosid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Cornaceae, Dogwood Family, Family Cornaceae
Member holonyms: Griselinia Lucida, Puka, Griselinia Littoralis, Kapuka
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Griselinia
Literary usage of Genus griselinia
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1. The Handbook of New Zealand Mines: With Maps and Illustrations by New Zealand Mines Dept (1887)
"... having long reflexed leaves. The wood is close- grained and tough. Common in forests throughout the Islands. Order—CORNER. Genus—Griselinia, Forst. ..."