Drummond's phlox

noun

Drum·​mond's phlox
-mən(d)z-
: a phlox (Phlox drummondii) native to Texas and widely cultivated in many varieties as an ornamental

Word History

Etymology

after James Drummond †1863 British botanical collector

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“Drummond's phlox.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Drummond%27s%20phlox. Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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