Polemoniaceae

plural noun Pol·e·mo·ni·a·ce·ae \ ˌpäləˌmōnēˈāsēˌē \

Definition of Polemoniaceae

:a widely distributed family of chiefly herbaceous plants (order Polemoniales) with often showy flowers that have a 3-loculate ovary and 5 stamens inserted on the corolla tube and alternating with its lobes

polemoniaceous

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of polemoniaceae

New Latin, from Polemonium, type genus + -aceae


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