/ (ɛˈʃɒltsɪə) /
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Word Origin for eschscholtzia
named after J. F. von Eschscholtz (1743–1831), German naturalist
Words nearby eschscholtzia
Escher figure, Escherichia, Escherichia coli, Escher, M. C., eschew, eschscholtzia, Escoffier, escolar, Escondido, esconson, Escorial
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How to use eschscholtzia in a sentence
I am greatly interested by what you say on Eschscholtzia; I wish your plants had succeeded better.More Letters of Charles Darwin Volume II|Charles Darwin
The botanical genus Eschscholtzia was named by Adelbert von Chamisso in his honour.
In Glaucium and Eschscholtzia (Papaveraceae) the dissepiment is of a spongy nature.
Page 233, Index, Escholtzia changed to Eschscholtzia to reflect usage in text.The Children's Book of Gardening|Mrs. Alfred Sidgwick
They are red in the peach, dark purple in the poppy and tulip, orange in Eschscholtzia, &c.