boronia

noun
bo·​ro·​nia | \bəˈrōnēə\

Definition of boronia 

1 capitalized : a large genus of Australian aromatic shrubs (family Rutaceae) with highly scented red, purple, or white flowers

2 plural -s : a plant of the genus Boronia

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History and Etymology for boronia

New Latin, from Francesco Borone 18th century Italian servant + New Latin -ia

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