Manettia

noun

Ma·​net·​tia
-ēə
: a genus of tropical American vines (family Rubiaceae) with showy tubular flowers that are white, yellow, or red

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, after Saverio Manetti

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“Manettia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Manettia. Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

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