family Solanaceae

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n family 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 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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