Hardenbergia

noun
Har·​den·​ber·​gia | \ ˌhärdᵊnˈbərjēə \

Definition of Hardenbergia

: a small genus of Australian woody climbers (family Leguminosae) with small violet-blue flowers

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History and Etymology for Hardenbergia

New Latin, from Franziska von Hardenberg, 19th century Austrian noblewoman + New Latin -ia

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“Hardenbergia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Hardenbergia. Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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