Definition of lobelia noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ləʊˈbiːliə//
; NAmE NAmE//loʊˈbiːliə//
[countable, uncountable]
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a small garden plant with small blue, red or white flowers Word Originmodern Latin, named after Matthias de Lobel (1538–1616), Flemish botanist to James I.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: lobelia