cor·​rea | \ kəˈrēə, -rāə \

Definition of correa

1 capitalized : a small genus of Australian shrubs (family Rutaceae) most of which have tubular scarlet, yellow, or white flowers
2 plural -s : any plant of the genus Correa

called also native fuchsia

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History and Etymology for correa

New Latin, after José F. Correa da Serra †1823 Portuguese statesman and botanist

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“Correa.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 May. 2020.

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