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 (frē-mŏn′tē-ə, -chē-ə, frĭ-)
[New Latin, after John Charles Frémont.]
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Noun1.fremontia - flannelbushFremontia - flannelbush        
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
family Sterculiaceae, sterculia family, Sterculiaceae - a large family of plants of order Malvales
California beauty, flannel bush, flannelbush - any of several handsome evergreen shrubs of California and northern Mexico having downy lobed leaves and showy yellow flowers
References in periodicals archive ?
Minnich, Richard y Ernesto Franco (1999), "La vegetacion mediterranea de Baja California", Fremontia, num.
Miller, How Yellow Bush Lupine Came to Humboldt Bay, 16 Fremontia 6 (1988) (on file with authors).