Definition of Gesnerias

1. gesneria [n] - See also: gesneria



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gesnerias

gerundively
gerundives
gerunds
gery
gesellschaft
gesellschafts
gesith
gesiths
gesling
geslings
gesneria
gesneria family
gesneriaceous
gesneriad
gesneriads
gesnerias (current term)
gesse
gessed
gesses
gessing
gesso
gessoed
gessoes
gessos
gest
gestagen
gestagenic
gestagens
gestalt
gestalt psychology

Literary usage of Gesnerias

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1. Cyclopedia of American Horticulture: Comprising Suggestions for Cultivation by Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wilhelm Miller (1901)
"In cultivation the plants are oftener called gesnerias than ... hybridize with other gesnerias. One hybrid race is known as ..."

2. Floricultural Cabinet and Florists' Magazine. (1855)
"... and be placed where they will be preserved from damp and frost. It flourishes with similar treatment to other gesnerias and Avhi- ..."

3. The Horticulturist, and Journal of Rural Art and Rural Taste by Luther Tucker (1860)
"... are never afterwards satisfied to see them otherwise, or with well bloomed specimens of Gloxinias, gesnerias, Achimenes, or any other kind of flowers. ..."

4. Sub-Tropical Rambles in the Land of the Aphanapteryx: Personal Experiences by Nicolas Pike (1873)
"... gloxinias, gesnerias, &c. &c. This pleasant spot is close to another alley of fine palms, arecas of different species, and at intervals are seats, ..."

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