Definition of Genus Plagianthus
1. Noun. Small genus of shrubs and trees of Australia and New Zealand.
Generic synonyms: Dilleniid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Family Malvaceae, Mallow Family, Malvaceae
Member holonyms: Plagianthus Betulinus, Plagianthus Regius, Ribbon Tree, Ribbonwood
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Plagianthus
Literary usage of Genus Plagianthus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Companion to the Botanical Magazine: Being a Journal, Containing Such by Sir William Jackson Hooker (1836)
"The Embothrium The genus Plagianthus of Forster, of the family of which Botanists are divided in opinion, ..."