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Agapanthus

TranslingualEdit

Agapanthus africanus

EtymologyEdit

New Latin, from Ancient Greek ἀγάπη (agápē, love) + ἄνθος (ánthos, blossom)

Proper nounEdit

Agapanthus m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Amaryllidaceae — certain flowering plants of South Africa, some called African lily or lily of the Nile.

Usage notesEdit

Agapanthus is the sole genus of the subfamily Agapanthoideae.

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