Reinwardtia

noun
Rein·​wardt·​ia | \rīnˈwärtēə, rān-\

Definition of Reinwardtia 

: a small genus of East Indian undershrubs (family Linaceae) having alternate and rather large leaves and yellow flowers with fugacious petals

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History and Etymology for Reinwardtia

New Latin, from Caspar G. C. Reinwardt †1854 Dutch botanist + New Latin -ia

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