Monardella

noun
Mon·​ar·​del·​la | \ ˌmänə(r)ˈdelə \

Definition of Monardella

: a genus of fragrant herbs (family Labiatae) of the western U.S. having flowers in terminal heads and a 10- to 13-nerved calyx — see mustang mint

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History and Etymology for Monardella

New Latin, from N. Monardes + New Latin -ella

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“Monardella.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Monardella. Accessed 18 Apr. 2021.

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