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  1. Kennedia, genus Kennedia, Kennedya, genus Kennedya(noun)

    genus of Australian woody vines having showy red or purplish flowers

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  1. Kennedia

    Kennedia is a genus of plants comprising 16 species, all native to Australia. They are evergreen climbing plants with woody stems. Thet usually have trifoliate leaves and pea-type flowers of various colours from pink to dark red and yellow to black. The genus was named by Étienne Pierre Ventenat after John Kennedy, a partner in the renowned firm of nurserymen, Lee and Kennedy of Hammersmith, London.


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