Du·​ches·​nea | \ d(y)üˈkānēə \

Definition of Duchesnea

: a small genus of perennial Asiatic herbs (family Rosaceae) comprising two species of plants that resemble strawberries but have yellow flowers and spongy dry fruits — see indian strawberry

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History and Etymology for Duchesnea

New Latin, after Antoine N. Duchesne †1827 French botanist

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“Duchesnea.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Duchesnea. Accessed 4 Jul. 2020.

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