Vittadinia

noun
Vit·​ta·​din·​ia | \ ˌvitəˈdinēə \

Definition of Vittadinia

: a small genus of composite herbs and subshrubs chiefly of the southern hemisphere that are sometimes cultivated for their flower heads which have yellow disks and white or blue ray florets

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History and Etymology for Vittadinia

New Latin, from C Vittadini †1865 Italian physician and botanist + New Latin -ia

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“Vittadinia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Vittadinia. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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