HyperDic: genus_schlumbergera

English > 1 sense of the expression genus Schlumbergera:
NOUNplantgenus Schlumbergera, SchlumbergeraSouth American epiphytic or lithophytic cacti
English > genus Schlumbergera: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
MeaningSouth American epiphytic or lithophytic cacti.
Member ofCactaceae, family Cactaceae, cactus familyconstituting the order Opuntiales
MembersChristmas cactus, Schlumbergera buckleyi, Schlumbergera baridgesiiepiphytic cactus of Brazilian ancestry widely cultivated as a houseplant having jointed flat segments and usually rose-purple flowers that bloom in winter
Broadercaryophylloid dicot genusgenus of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers
Spanishcactus de navidad, género schlumbergera, genus schlumbergera, schlumbergera
Catalangenus schlumbergera, schlumbergera, Schlumbergera

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