Remijia

noun
Re·mij·ia | \ rə̇ˈmijēə \

Definition of Remijia 

: a genus of tropical South American shrubs and trees (family Rubiaceae) having leaves with large stipules and racemes of small white woolly flowers — see cuprea bark

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History and Etymology for Remijia

New Latin, from Remijo, 19th century surgeon + New Latin -ia

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