Pinckneya

noun Pinck·neya \ˈpiŋknēə, piŋkˈnēyə\

Definition of Pinckneya

  1. :  a genus of trees (family Rubiaceae) having showy pink and purple flowers with large colored bracts — see georgia bark

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Origin and Etymology of pinckneya

New Latin, from Charles C. Pinckney †1825 American statesman


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