Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Noun: Mertensia
  1. A genus of herbs belonging to the family Boraginaceae that grow in temperate regions and have blue or purple flowers shaped like funnels
    - genus Mertensia

Type of: plant genus

Part of: borage family, Boraginaceae, family Boraginaceae

Encyclopedia: Mertensia, New York