polanisia definition

  • noun:
    • A genus of polypetalous flowers of the purchase Capparideæ and tribe Cleomæ, distinguished by its brief receptacle, four entire petals, eight or higher no-cost stamens, and various reniform seeds in a long two-valved pod.
    • widely distributed herbs having palmate leaves and creamy white to or green to magenta plants with several stamens of unequal length

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