Muscari

noun Mus·ca·ri \ˌməˈskāˌrī\

Definition of Muscari

  1. :  a genus of Old World bulbous herbs (family Liliaceae) having narrow fleshy leaves and racemes or spikes of urn-shaped flowers with the lower portion of the perianth segments united — see grape hyacinth

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Origin and Etymology of muscari

New Latin, from (assumed) obsolete New Greek moschari grape hyacinth, from Greek moschos musk — more at musk


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