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Botanary: winteri

Meaning: Named for Captain John Winter, one of the captains of Sir Francis Drake's expedition; also spelled winterana
Alternative Meaning: Named for Hildegarda Winter, sister of Freidrich Ritter, well-known cactus expert and collector
Pronunciation: WIN-ter-eye


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