from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or relating to the Verbenaceae, a family of mainly tropical flowering plants.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to a natural order (Verbenaceæ) of gamopetalous plants of which Verbena is the type. The order includes also the black and white mangroves, and many plants noted for medicinal use or for beauty of bloom.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to or having the characters of the Verbenaceæ.


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  • It is a verbenaceous plant widely found in Rwanda where it is known as "umuhengeri".

    Chapter 12

  • This is the Lantana mixta, a verbenaceous plant introduced from the West Indies, which appears to have found in Ceylon

    Darwinism (1889)


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