Vallota

noun Val·lo·ta \vəˈlōtə, vaˈ-\

Definition of Vallota

  1. :  a genus of southern African bulbous herbs (family Amaryllidaceae) with a long funnel-shaped perianth tube and winged seeds — see scarborough lily

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Origin and Etymology of vallota

New Latin, after Antoine Vallot †1671 French physician and botanist


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