Meaning of brodiaea

bro•di•ae•a

Pronunciation: (brō"dē-ē'u), [key]
— n.
  1. any of several plants belonging to the genus Brodiaea, of the amaryllis family, native to western North America, having grasslike basal leaves and clusters of usually purplish flowers.
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