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Botanary: Poliothyrsis

Meaning: From the Greek "polio" meaning grey, and "thyrsos", a staff of ivy that Dionysus carried. It refers to the color and shape of the inflorescence.
Pronunciation: po-lee-oh-THUR-sis

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