Lopezia

noun Lo·pe·zia \lōˈpēzēə\

Definition of Lopezia

  1. :  a genus of Mexican and Central American herbs and subshrubs (family Onagraceae) having alternate leaves and small irregular mostly red racemose flowers

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Origin and Etymology of lopezia

New Latin, probably from J. López, 16th century Spanish colonial official + New Latin -ia


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