Ligularia

noun Lig·u·lar·ia \ˌligyəˈla(a)rēə\

Definition of Ligularia

  1. :  a genus of Old World herbs (family Compositae) resembling the groundsel and having the margins of the involucral bracts overlapping — see leopard plant

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Origin and Etymology of ligularia

New Latin, from Latin ligula small tongue, small strap, spoon + New Latin -aria — more at ligule


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