What does calceolaria mean?

calceolaria meaning in General Dictionary

A genus of showy herbaceous or shrubby flowers brought from South America slipperwort This has a yellowish or purple rose often spotted or striped the form that reveals its title

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  • any yard plant associated with the genus Calceolaria having flowers with big inflated slipper-shaped lower lip
  • A genus of showy herbaceous or shrubby flowers, brought from South America; slipperwort. It offers a yellow or purple flower, frequently spotted or striped, the form which proposes its name.