Downingia

noun
Dow·nin·gia | \dau̇ˈniŋ(g)ēə\

Definition of Downingia 

: a small genus of annual dwarf American herbs (family Lobeliaceae) with alternate leaves and showy sessile flowers having an unsplit corolla tube

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History and Etymology for Downingia

New Latin, from Andrew J. Downing †1852 American horticulturist + New Latin -ia

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