What is another word for Genus Pyrola?

11 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ d͡ʒˈɛnəs pa͡ɪɹˈə͡ʊlə], [ d‍ʒˈɛnəs pa‍ɪɹˈə‍ʊlə], [ dʒ_ˈɛ_n_ə_s p_aɪ_ɹ_ˈəʊ_l_ə]

Genus Pyrola, which is a group of evergreen plants commonly known as wintergreens, belongs to the family Ericaceae. This genus includes about 40 species that are widely distributed in the temperate and subarctic regions of the world. These plants are characterized by their basal rosette of leaves that are often shiny and leathery, and their spikes of bell-shaped flowers that bloom in late spring or summer. Some of the common synonyms for Genus Pyrola include Pyrola, Greenflower Waxflower, Shinleaf, and Wild lily of the valley. These names vary depending on the species and the geographical location of the plant. Pyrola, for example, is derived from the Greek word "pyr," meaning fire, which refers to the bright red or pink flowers of some species.

Synonyms for Genus pyrola:

What are the hypernyms for Genus pyrola?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    Ericales (the Heath family), Plantae (the plant kingdom).

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