Calochortus

noun Cal·o·chor·tus \ ˌkaləˈkȯrtəs \

Definition of Calochortus

:a large genus of western North American leafy-stemmed herbs (family Liliaceae) having flowers with three sepals and three petals

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Origin and Etymology of calochortus

New Latin, from calo- + Greek chortos fodder, grass, farmyard


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