herba impia

noun her·ba im·pia \ˌ(h)ərbəˈimpēə\

Definition of herba impia

  1. :  a cotton rose (Filago germanica)

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Origin and Etymology of herba impia

Latin, literally, undutiful or unfilial herb; from the fact that small branches shoot out from the top of the main stem and on top of the parent stem

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