Definition of Genus Veronica

1. Noun. Widespread genus of herbs with pink or white or blue or purple flowers: speedwell.


Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Veronica

genus Vallisneria
genus Vanda
genus Vanellus
genus Vanessa
genus Vangueria
genus Vanilla
genus Varanus
genus Vedalia
genus Velociraptor
genus Venus
genus Veratrum
genus Verbascum
genus Verbena
genus Verbesina
genus Vernonia
genus Veronica (current term)
genus Verticillium
genus Vesicaria
genus Vespa
genus Vespertilio
genus Vespula
genus Vibrio
genus Viburnum
genus Vicia
genus Vicugna
genus Vidua
genus Vigna
genus Viminaria
genus Vinca
genus Vincetoxicum

Literary usage of Genus Veronica

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Favourite Flowers of Garden and Greenhouse by Edward Step (1897)
"genus Veronica VERONICA (several derivations given, but not considered satisfactory). A genus containing about one hundred and sixty species of herbs or ..."

2. The Book of the Garden by Charles McIntosh (1855)
"... patens; Sarracenia, all the genus ; Sollya, all the genus ; Veronica species*, salicifolia, formosa, angustifolia, ..."

3. The Indian Forester (1886)
"The genus Veronica forms a more conspicuous feature of the vegetation here than in any other country, both from the number, beauty and ubiquity of the ..."

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