Definition of godetia in English:

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godetia

Pronunciation: /ɡə(ʊ)ˈdiːʃə/

noun

A North American plant with showy lilac to red flowers.
  • Genus Clarkia (or Godetia), family Onagraceae
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.

Words that rhyme with godetia

alopecia, Helvetia

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: go|de¦tia

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