Jus·​ti·​cia | \ ˌjəˈstishēə\

Definition of Justicia

: a genus of perennial herbs or shrubs (family Acanthaceae) growing in water or wet places and having entire leaves and small flowers in long-peduncled axillary spikes or heads — see water willow

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History and Etymology for Justicia

New Latin, from James Justice, 18th century Scottish horticulturist + New Latin -ia

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a shady place in a garden or forest

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