nemophila

/ (nəˈmɒfɪlə) /

noun

any of a genus, Nemophila, of low-growing hairy annual plants, esp N. menziesii, grown for its blue or white flowers: family Hydrophyllaceae

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Word Origin for nemophila

New Latin, from Greek nemos a grove + philein to love
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