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Definition of pulmonaria in English:
- Genus Pulmonaria, family Boraginaceae
- Ferns, hellebores, pulmonarias, and wild gingers are also nice companion plants.
- There are plump, pink buds on the bergenias, and small, white flowers coming on the pulmonarias.
- In kinder climates such as hers, she says, pulmonarias, cyclamen, and primroses bloom early enough to pair nicely.
Modern Latin, from medieval Latin pulmonaria (herba), feminine (used as a noun) of Latin pulmonarius 'relating to the lungs' (from the belief in its efficacy in curing lung diseases).
Words that rhyme with pulmonariaaquaria, area, armamentaria, Bavaria, Bulgaria, caldaria, cineraria, columbaria, filaria, frigidaria, Gran Canaria, herbaria, honoraria, malaria, rosaria, sacraria, Samaria, solaria, tepidaria, terraria
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