Definition of godetia in English:

godetia

Syllabification: go·de·tia
Pronunciation: /ɡəˈdēSHə
 
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noun

A North American plant with showy lilac to red flowers.
  • Genus Clarkia (or Godetia), family Onagraceae
More example sentences
  • It's a mix of corn cockle, godetia, honeywort, and California poppies that came up on its own several years ago and has been self-sowing for repeat performances ever since.
  • The lower bed holds mostly annuals including yellow and orange nemesias, and pink godetias.
  • At Pheasant Hill Farm now (mid-April) we have six greenhouse benches overflowing with flowers - Blue Horizon ageratum, statice, celosias, gomphrena, cinnamon basil, campanula, lisianthus, godetia, euphorbia, and many, many more.

Origin

modern Latin, named after Charles H. Godet (1797–1879), Swiss botanist.

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