Waldsteinia

noun Wald·stein·ia \wȯldˈstīnēə\

Definition of Waldsteinia

  1. :  a genus of perennial herbs (family Rosaceae) of the north temperate zone resembling strawberries but having yellow flowers that have terminal styles and few carpels and are seated on a short hairy receptacle — see barren strawberry

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Origin and Etymology of waldsteinia

New Latin, from Franz A. von Waldstein †1823 Austrian botanist + New Latin -ia


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