heuchera

noun heu·chera \ˈhyükərə\

Definition of heuchera

  1. 1 capitalized :  a genus of North American herbs (family Saxifragaceae) having basal cordate or orbicular leaves and small panicled flowers with petals entire or lacking

  2. 2 plural -s :  any plant of the genus Heuchera

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Origin and Etymology of heuchera

New Latin, after J. H. von Heucher †1747 German botanist


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