Meaning of Japanese wisteria

Jap'anese' wiste'ria

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. a wisteria, Wisteria floribunda, of Japan, having violet, violet-blue, pink, red, or white flowers, grown in the U.S. as an ornamental.
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