Meaning of clintonia

clin•to•ni•a

Pronunciation: (klin-tō'nē-u), [key]
— n.
  1. any plant of the genus Clintonia, of the lily family, comprising stemless plants with a few broad, ribbed, basal leaves, and white, greenish-yellow, or rose-colored flowers on a short stalk.
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