Persian violet

Persian violet

noun
any of several plants belonging to the genus Exacum, native to the Old World, as E. affine, having glossy, ovate leaves, and fragrant, bluish flowers: cultivated as a houseplant.
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persian violet

noun
perennial cultivated especially as a houseplant for its fragrant bluish to dark lavender flowers 
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