Prunus is a genus of trees and shrubs, which includes the plums, cherries, peaches, apricots and almonds. There are around 430 species spread throughout the northern temperate regions of the globe. Many members of the genus are widely cultivated for fruit and ornament. ==Botany== Members of the gen...
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(Almond, Apricot, Cherry, Nectarine, Peach, Plum) Prunus is the botanical name for a large group of deciduous and evergreen trees and shrubs. These popular plants are greatly valued for their delicious, edible fruits, gorgeous spring blossoms and some, for their colorful foliage; some varieties are ...
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[n] - a genus of shrubs and trees of the family Rosaceae that is widely distributed in temperate regions
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Pru'nus noun [ Latin , a plum tree.] (Botany) A genus of trees with perigynous rosaceous flowers, and a single two-ovuled carpel which usually becomes a drupe in ripening. » Originally, this genus was limited to the plums, then, by Linn...
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<botany> A genus of trees with perigynous rosaceous flowers, and a single two-ovuled carpel which usually becomes a drupe in ripening. ... Originally, this genus was limited to the plums, then, by Linnaeus, was made to include the cherries and the apricot. Later botanists separated these into ...
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genus Prunus noun a genus of shrubs and trees of the family Rosaceae that is widely distributed in temperate regions
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• (n.) A genus of trees with perigynous rosaceous flowers, and a single two-ovuled carpel which usually becomes a drupe in ripening.
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genus of more than 400 species of flowering shrubs and trees, in the rose family (Rosaceae). The genus Prunus has great economic importance as it ... [2 related articles]
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Prunus is a genus of hardy trees and shrubs belonging to the family Rosaceae. They bear racemes or corymbs of white or pink flowers with deciduous sepals, five petals, and numerous stamens. The fruit is a fleshy berry containing a one-seeded stone.
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Type: Term Pronunciation: prū′nŭs Definitions: 1. A genus of trees (family Rosaceae) including the cherry, plum, peach, and apricot trees.
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1) Flowering shrub 2) Flowering tree 3) Genus prunus 4) Prunus 5) Rosid dicot genus
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