Common Name: 
Franklinia

Most authorities (e.g., Krüssmann, G. 1976; Griffiths, 1994) describe Franklinia as a monotypic genus only containing Franklinia alatamaha (see below). 
Franklinia: after Benjamin Franklin (1706-90).

Pronunciation: 
frank-LIN-ee-a
Family: 
Theaceae (Camellia Family)