Meaning of watsonia

wat•so•ni•a

Pronunciation: (wot-sō'nē-u), [key]
— n.
  1. any of various iridaceous plants of the genus Watsonia, native to southern Africa, having sword-shaped leaves and spikes of white or reddish flowers.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.