capitalized : a genus of Old World mints having rugose often woolly leaves and whorls of white, yellow, or purple flowers with bilabiate corolla
plural -es : a plant of the genus Phlomis

Word History


New Latin, from Latin phlomis, phlomos mullein, from Greek

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“Phlomis.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 May. 2024.

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