Definition of eschscholzia in English:

eschscholzia

(also eschscholtzia)

noun

  • A North American poppy which is cultivated for its bright yellow, orange, or red flowers.

Origin

Modern Latin, named in honour of Johann Friedrich von Eschscholtz (1793–1831), Russian-born botanist and traveller.

Pronunciation:

eschscholzia

/ɛʃˈʃɒlzɪə//ɪsˈʃɒlzɪə/