Definition of Rubiaceae. Meaning of Rubiaceae. Synonyms of Rubiaceae

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Definition of Rubiaceae

Rubiaceae
Rubiaceous Ru`bi*a"ceous, a. [L. rubia madder, fr. rubeus red.] (Bot.) Of or pertaining to a very large natural order of plants (Rubiace[ae]) named after the madder (Rubia tinctoria), and including about three hundred and seventy genera and over four thousand species. Among them are the coffee tree, the trees yielding peruvian bark and quinine, the madder, the quaker ladies, and the trees bearing the edible fruits called genipap and Sierre Leone peach, besides many plants noted for the beauty or the fragrance of their blossoms.

Meaning of Rubiaceae from wikipedia

- rubiaceae is a family of flowering plant s, commonly known as the coffee, madder, or bedstraw family. it consists of terrestrial trees,
- full list of the genera in the rubiaceae family. if the generic name is for an accepted genus, it will appear in bold italics followed by
- gardenia is a genus of flowering plant s in the coffee family, rubiaceae , native to the tropical and subtropical regions of africa
- ixora is a genus of flowering plant s in the rubiaceae family . it consists of tropical evergreen trees and shrubs and holds around 500
- guettarda is a plant genus in the family rubiaceae . most of these plants are known by the common name velvetseed. estimates of the
- hintonia is a plant genus in the family rubiaceae . species : hintonia latiflora hintonia lumaeana hintonia octomera hintonia pulchra
- psychotria is a genus of flowering plant s in the rubiaceae family . it contains around 1850 species and is therefore one of the largest
- ****coce (or false buttonweed) is a genus of flowering plant s in the rubiaceae family . it comprises about 275 species found
- ixoroideae is an economically valuable subfamily of the rubiaceae . cl****ification: ixoroideae is a subfamily of the rubiaceae family.
- rondeletia is a genus of flowering plant s in the family rubiaceae . it is endemic to the neotropics there are around 160 species