Any member of the large genus Echeveria of succulents, many of which are popular as garden plants.

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  • echeveria — ● echeveria nom masculin (de M. Echeveria, nom propre) Plante grasse (crassulacée) ornementale, aux fleurs de couleurs vives, d origine mexicaine. ⇒ÉCHEVÉRIA, subst. masc. Plante grasse, charnue, originaire d Amérique, à fleurs groupées au sommet …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • echeveria — [ech΄ə vir′ē ə, ek΄ə vir′ē ə] n. [ModL, after Echeveri, Mex illustrator of 19th c. botanical works] any of a large genus (Echeveria) of tropical American plants of the orpine family, with dense rosettes of thick, fleshy leaves …   English World dictionary

  • Echeverĭa — (E. De C), Pflanzengattung aus der Familie der Crassulaceae Crassuleae Diplostemones Umbiliceae; Arten: in Mexico, z.B. E. coccinea, E. grandiflora, E. gibbiflora, E. lucida, E. racemosa u. E. secunda; E. quitensis, strauchartige Succulente; die… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Echeveria — Echeveria, s. Cotyledon …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Echeveria — Echeverĭa DC., Pflanzengattg. der Krassulazeen; viele Arten Zimmer und Teppichpflanzen …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Echeveria — Echeverien Echeveria runyonii Topsy Turvy Systematik Unterklasse: Rosenähnliche (Rosidae) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Echeveria —   Echeveria …   Wikipedia Español

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  • Echeveria — Taxobox name = Echeveria image width = 240px image caption = Echeveria elegans regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida unranked ordo = Core eudicots ordo = Saxifragales familia = Crassulaceae genus = Echeveria genus… …   Wikipedia

  • echeveria — /ech euh veuh ree euh/, n. any of numerous succulent plants of the genus Echeveria, native to tropical America and having thick leaves characteristically forming rosettes. [ < NL (1828), named after Atanasio Echeverría (fl. 1771), Mexican… …   Universalium

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