incarvillea

noun

any plant of the genus Incarvillea, native to China, of which some species are grown as garden or greenhouse plants for their large usually carmine-coloured trumpet-shaped flowers, esp I. delavayi: family Bignoniaceae

Nearby words

  1. incardinate,
  2. incardination,
  3. incarnadine,
  4. incarnate,
  5. incarnation,
  6. incas,
  7. incase,
  8. incaution,
  9. incautious,
  10. ince

Word Origin for incarvillea

named after Pierre d'Incarville (1706–57), French missionary

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