kochia

/ (ˈkəʊkɪə) /

noun

any plant of the widely distributed annual genus Kochia, esp K. Scoparia trichophila, grown for its foliage, which turns dark red in the late summer: family ChenopodiaceaeAlso called: burning bush, summer cypress

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Word Origin for kochia

named after W. D. J. Koch (1771–1849), German botanist
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