incarvillea

noun in·car·vil·lea \ˌinˌkärˈvilēə\

Definition of incarvillea

  1. 1 capitalized :  a genus of Asiatic herbs (family Bignoniaceae) with racemose trumpet-shaped flowers

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

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Origin and Etymology of incarvillea

New Latin, after Pierre d'Incarville †1757 French Jesuit missionary


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