japonica

japonica (jəpŏnˈəkə) [key]: see quince; camellia.

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  • quince - quince quince, shrub or small tree of the Asian genera Chaenomeles and Cydonia of the family ...
  • camellia - camellia camellia [for G. J. Kamel, a Moravian Jesuit missionary], any plant of the genus Camellia ...
  • loquat - loquat loquat , small ornamental evergreen tree (Eriobotrya japonica) and its fruit. It belongs to ...
  • anemone - anemone anemone or windflower,any of the perennial herbs, wild or cultivated, of the genus Anemone ...
  • Japanese beetle - Japanese beetle Japanese beetle, common name for a destructive beetle, Popillia japonica, of the ...

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