Hartmannia

noun
Hart·​man·​nia | \ härtˈmanēə \

Definition of Hartmannia

in some classifications
: a small genus of American herbs (family Onagraceae) with alternate leaves and showy flowers in spikes or racemes that are usually included in the genus Oenothera

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History and Etymology for Hartmannia

New Latin, from Emanuel Hartmann, 19th century American botanist + New Latin -ia

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“Hartmannia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Hartmannia. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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