aubretia

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aubrietia, aubrieta or aubretia (ɔːˈbriːʃə)
 
n
any trailing purple-flowered plant of the genus Aubrieta, native to European mountains but widely planted in rock gardens: family Brassicaceae (crucifers)
 
[C19: from New Latin, named after Claude Aubriet, 18th-century French painter of flowers and animals]
 
aubrieta, aubrieta or aubretia
 
n
 
[C19: from New Latin, named after Claude Aubriet, 18th-century French painter of flowers and animals]
 
aubretia, aubrieta or aubretia
 
n
 
[C19: from New Latin, named after Claude Aubriet, 18th-century French painter of flowers and animals]

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