Solanaceae

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Solanaceae large and economically important family of herbs or shrubs or trees often strongly scented and sometimes narcotic or poisonous; includes the genera Solanum, Atropa, Brugmansia, Capsicum, Datura, Hyoscyamus, Lycopersicon, Nicotiana, Petunia, Physalis, and Solandra
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Usage

In literature:

The other half is home to the Solanaceae: tomato, pepper, and eggplant.
"Gardening Without Irrigation: or without much, anyway" by Steve Solomon
The former usually feed on Asclepiadeae, the latter on Solanaceae or Scrophulariaceae.
"Darwinism (1889)" by Alfred Russel Wallace
My collector gathered one Daphne, Acanthus Solanacea occurred very abundantly, corinfundib.
"Journals of Travels in Assam, Burma, Bhootan, Afghanistan and TheNeighbouring Countries" by William Griffith
Solanaceae 12 ,, 6.
"Island Life" by Alfred Russel Wallace
Leaves simple 5a, in =SOLANACEAE=, p. 100.
"The Plants of Michigan" by Henry Allan Gleason
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In news:

In the latest Florida Gardening magazine, October/November edition, Associate Professor of Biology at USF Frederick Essig wrote about the Solanaceae family of plants.
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