Limonium

noun Li·mo·ni·um \līˈmōnēəm\

Definition of Limonium

  1. :  a genus of annual or perennial sometimes shrubby herbs (family Plumbaginaceae) with leaves usually radical and flowers in cymose panicles or spikes and subtended by scaly bracts — see sea lavender

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Origin and Etymology of limonium

New Latin, from Greek leimōnion sea lavender, from leimōn meadow


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