Jasione

noun
Jasi·​o·​ne | \ ˌja|sēˈō(ˌ)nē, ˌjā|, |zē- \

Definition of Jasione

: a genus of European herbs (family Campanulaceae) having alternate leaves and blue flowers in a solitary involucrate head — see sheep's-bit

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History and Etymology for Jasione

New Latin, from Greek iasiōnē bindweed

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“Jasione.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Jasione. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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