Hoodia

Close-up of Hoodia gordonii, a medicinal plant, in flower along road C13 in the Namibian part of the Ai Ais - Richterveld Transfrontier Park

Hoodia gordonii

Synonyms:
Bushman's hat
Hoodia (Wiktionary)

English

Etymology

From the genus name.

Noun

hoodia (plural hoodias)

  1. (botany) Any of the genus Hoodia of succulent cactiform plants.
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