[pol-ee-an-thuh s] /ˌpɒl iˈæn θəs/
noun, plural polyanthuses.
a hybrid primrose, Primula polyantha.
Also called polyanthus narcissus. a narcissus, Narcissus tazetta, having small white or yellow flowers.
1620–30; < Neo-Latin < Greek polýanthos having many flowers. See poly-, -anthous
British Dictionary definitions for polyanthus narcissus
polyanthus (ˌpɒlɪˈænθəs)
n , pl -thuses
1.  any of several hybrid garden primroses, esp Primula polyantha, which has brightly coloured flowers
2.  polyanthus narcissus a Eurasian amaryllidaceous plant, Narcissus tazetta, having clusters of small yellow or white fragrant flowers
[C18: New Latin, Greek: having many flowers]

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