gemauve

noun
ge·mauve | \gəˈmōv\
plural -s

Definition of gemauve 

: a tropical mallow (Malachra capitata) with yellow flowers in loose axillary heads that is important in harboring the cotton stainer bug

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History and Etymology for gemauve

modification of French guimauve, from Old French widmalve, vimauve, modification (influenced by vist mistletoe and malve, mauve mallow) of Latin hibiscus marsh mallow

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