Hagenia

noun
Ha·ge·nia | \ həˈjēnēə \

Definition of Hagenia 

: a genus of pinnate-leaved Ethiopian trees (family Rosaceae) having large panicles of flowers — see brayera

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History and Etymology for Hagenia

New Latin, from Karl Gottfried Hagen †1829 German botanist + New Latin -ia

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