helianthemum

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helianthemum (hiːlɪˈænθəməm)
 
n
Also called: Cape primrose any plant of the dwarf evergreen genus Helianthemum, some species of which are grown as rock-garden plants for their numerous papery yellow or orange flowers; related to the rockrose, which they resemble: family Cistaceae
 
[New Latin, from Greek hēlios sun + anthemon flower]

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