genus Lagerstroemia

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Related to genus Lagerstroemia: Lagerstroemia indica, Lagerstroemia speciosa
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Synonyms for genus Lagerstroemia

shrubs or small trees of tropical Asia and Africa usually with showy white, pink, or purplish flowers

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The fruits, from a superior ovary enclosed within a persistent floral tube, strongly suggest those of the Asian tree genus Lagerstroemia, even displaying the contorted seed cotyledons characteristic of Lagerstroemia.