(1091) Spiraea

Reference work entry

1928 DT. Discovered 1928 Feb. 26 by K. Reinmuth at Heidelberg.

Named after a genus of shrubs of the rose family with small perfect white or pink flowers in dense racemes, corymbs, cymes, or panicles. (H 103)

See also the remark to planet  (1054).

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