Diascia

noun Di·as·cia \ dīˈash(ē)ə \

Definition of Diascia

: a genus of chiefly annual southern African herbs (family Scrophulariaceae) having 2-lipped flowers with the lower lip 2-spurred

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Origin and Etymology of diascia

New Latin, from di- + Greek askos wineskin, bladder, belly + New Latin -ia; from the two sacs that grow on the corolla


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