capitalized : a small genus of tall-climbing tropical American shrubs (family Solanaceae) having entire shining leathery leaves and large showy solitary white to yellow usually fragrant flowers see chalice vine
plural -s : any plant of the genus Solandra

Word History


New Latin, after Daniel C. Solander †1782

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“Solandra.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Dec. 2023.

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