thunberg lespedeza

noun
thun·​berg lespedeza | \ ˈthənˌbərg- \

Definition of thunberg lespedeza

: an Asiatic lespedeza (Lespedeza thunbergii) with long slender racemes of purple flowers that is used as an ornamental and is often found as an escape from cultivation in North America

History and Etymology for thunberg lespedeza

after Carl P. Thunberg

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“Thunberg lespedeza.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thunberg%20lespedeza. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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