Phaedranassa

noun Phae·dra·nas·sa \ˌfēdrəˈnasə\

Definition of Phaedranassa

  1. :  a small genus of chiefly Andean bulbous herbs (family Amaryllidaceae) with tall hollow scapes bearing umbels of showy drooping usually red or rose green-marked flowers — see queen lily

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Origin and Etymology of phaedranassa

New Latin, from Greek phaidros bright + anassa queen


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