Ber·to·lo·nia | \ ˌbər-tə-ˈlōn-yə, -ˈlō-nē-ə \
Definition of Bertolonia
: a small genus of ornamental Brazilian herbs (family Melastomaceae) having showy leaves and white, rose, or purple flowers in one-sided racemes
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