Luzula

noun Lu·zu·la \ ˈlüzyələ \

Definition of Luzula

:a genus of perennial herbs (family Juncaceae) resembling grass or rushes and having leaves and young stems frequently hairy and flowers crowded, umbeled, or in spikes — see wood rush

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Origin and Etymology of luzula

New Latin, from Italian luzziola, lucciola (in erba luzziola, erba lucciola adder's-tongue)


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