Doryanthes

noun Dor·y·an·thes \ˌdȯrēˈan(ˌ)thēz\

Definition of Doryanthes

  1. :  a small genus of Australian plants (family Amaryllidaceae) with a basal rosette of large leaves and a large long-stalked spike of red flowers — see spear lily

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Origin and Etymology of doryanthes

New Latin, from dory- + -anthes


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