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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - East African herb with nodding flowers.

Usage examples (18)
  • African Violet Roots by Satrina0 on Flickr The African violet is part of the genus Saintpaulia, which is made up of mostly tropical perennial herbs.
  • Plants in peril, 24: Notes on lowland African violets (Saintpaulia) in the wild.
  • The gnus Saintpaulia: 100 yars of history, taxonomy, ecology, distribution and conservation.
  • Among the best-known plants in the hotspot are the species of African violets (Saintpaulia spp.). for more
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