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(Plants) the generic name for thrift2
[New Latin, from flos armeriae, a species of dianthus]
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|Noun||1.||Armeria - shrubby or herbaceous low-growing evergreen perennials|
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
family Plumbaginaceae, leadwort family, Plumbaginaceae, sea-lavender family - perennial herbs and shrubs and lianas; cosmopolitan especially in saltwater areas
thrift - any of numerous sun-loving low-growing evergreens of the genus Armeria having round heads of pink or white flowers
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