any of a genus (Clarkia) of W American wildflowers of the evening-primrose family, having white, rosy, or purple flowers
Origin of clarkiaModL, after William Clark
Any of various annual, chiefly western North American plants of the genus Clarkia, several of which are cultivated for their showy red, purple, pink, or white flowers.
Origin of clarkiaNew Latin Clarkia, genus name, after William Clark.
- Any of several annual flowering plants, of the genus Clarkia, native to the Americas