Definition of Kohleria
1. Noun. Shrubby herb cultivated for their soft velvety foliage and showy scarlet flowers.
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Kohleria
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Literary usage of Kohleria
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Phytologist: A Popular Botanical Miscellany edited by George Luxford, Edward Newman (1850)
"Mr. Borrer remarks that this Poa resembles kohleria (Aira) cristata in its panicle, only much shorter and smaller; to myself, when in full flower, ..."
2. Grasses and Forage Plants: A Practical Treatise Comprising Their Natural by Charles Louis Flint (1887)
"... from Pennsylvania to Illinois and westward. Panicle narrowly spiked; lower palea pointed; leaves flat, the lower ones somewhat hairy. TRUNCATED kohleria ..."