Brickellia

noun Bric·kel·lia \briˈkelēə\

Definition of Brickellia

  1. :  a genus of herbs (family Compositae) of the warmer regions of America having greenish or yellowish white flowers with a pappus of slender bristles

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Origin and Etymology of brickellia

New Latin, from John Brickell flourished1730 Irish-American physician and naturalist + New Latin -ia


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