Tiarella meaning

tēə-rĕlə, tī-
A taxonomic genus within the family Saxifragaceae — the foamflowers.
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Origin of tiarella

  • New Latin Tiārella genus name from diminutive of Latin tiāra tall conical headress of the ancient Persians (the genus being so called because its pistils resemble a papal tiara in shape) tiara

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition