any of a genus (Collinsia) of hardy, low-growing plants of the figwort family, with flowers arranged in whorls
Origin of collinsiaModL, after Z. Collins (1764-1831), American botanist
Any of various North American plants of the genus Collinsia, which includes blue-eyed Mary.
Origin of collinsiaNew Latin Collinsia, genus name, after Zaccheus Collins, (1764–1831), American botanist.
New Latin, from Collins + -ia, after American botanist Zacchaeus Collins.