vernonia purple


: a grayish purplish red that is redder and deeper than average rose plum, bluer, stronger, and slightly lighter than Aztec maroon, and redder and darker than tourmaline pink

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New Latin Vernonia

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“Vernonia purple.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 May. 2024.

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