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Synonyms for Exacum

genus of tropical Asiatic and African plants: especially Persian violets

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In Gentianaceae the buzz-pollinated Exacum and Orphium have a curved androecium and gynoecium (Klackenberg, 2002); in Exacum dipterum also the calyx is monosymmetric (Klackenberg, 2002).
Plant family and species Resource Centris Centris collected nitida errans Acanthacease Suessenguthia multisetosa Nectar X Fabaceae Bauhinia blakeana Nectar X Chamaecrista keyensis (1) Pollen X Parkinsonia aculeata Pollen X Senna alata Pollen X Senna ligustrina Pollen X Senna mexicana Pollen X Senna pendula Pollen X Gentianaceae Exacum affine Pollen X Lythraceae Cuphea sp.
hibiscus, mums, azaleas, cyclamen, exacum, violets,
ARTHUR Grady of Bromsgrove told me he is looking for a small packet of Exacum affine.
Rubino bred new forms of Sinningia and other gesneriads, as well as new forms of Exacum (Persian Violet).