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campechiana means 'of or from Campeche, the name of both a Mexican state and that state's capital city'. [See Pouteria campechiana.]

campechianum means 'of or from Campeche, the name of both a Mexican state and that state's capital city'. [See Haematoxylum campechianum.]

camphora means 'of camphor' with reference to the scent. [See Cinnamomum camphora.]

Campsis [genus name] is derived from Greek campe- (bent, a bending) with reference to curved stamens. [See Campsis.]

Cananga [genus name] is a corruption of a local Malayan name kenanga. [See Cananga.]

canariensis means 'of or from the Canary Islands'. [See Canarina canariensis, Cedronella canariensis, Davallia canariensis, Phalaris canariensis, Phoenix canariensis, Quercus canariensis.]

Canarina [genus name] means 'of or from the Canary Islands'. [See Canarina.]

candicans means 'woolly white, shining or becoming pure white'. [See Ornithogalum candicans, Populus candicans.]

candidum means 'pure glossy white, shining or pure white'. [See Lilium candidum.]

Canella [genus name] is derived from Latin canna (reed) with reference to the rolled bark. [See Canella.]


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