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Darlingtonia, genus Darlingtonia(noun)
one species: California pitcher plant
Any of the genus Darlingtonia of California pitcher plants.
Origin: From the genus name.
a genus of California pitcher plants consisting of a single species. The long tubular leaves are hooded at the top, and frequently contain many insects drowned in the secretion of the leaves
Origin: [NL. Named after Dr. William Darlington, a botanist of West Chester, Penn.]
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