Mutisia

noun
Mu·​ti·​sia | \ myüˈtizh(ē)ə \

Definition of Mutisia

: a large genus of South American often climbing shrubs (family Compositae) having large heads of pistillate flowers with plumose pappus

History and Etymology for Mutisia

New Latin, from José C. Mutis †1808 Spanish naturalist + New Latin -ia

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“Mutisia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Mutisia. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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