weigela

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noun wei·ge·la \wī-ˈjē-lə\

Definition of weigela

  1. :  any of a genus (Weigela) of showy eastern Asian shrubs of the honeysuckle family; especially :  one (W. florida) widely grown for its usually pink or red funnel-shaped flowers

Origin and Etymology of weigela

New Latin, from Christian E. Weigel †1831 German physician


First Known Use: 1846


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