Uniola

noun
Uni·o·la | \ yüˈnīələ , ˌyünēˈōlə \

Definition of Uniola 

: a small genus of showy North American perennial grasses having ample panicles of 2-edged spikelets of which the lowermost glumes are empty and including several that are valued as sand stabilizers — see sea oat

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History and Etymology for Uniola

New Latin, from Late Latin, a kind of plant, probably from unio oneness, unity, union

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