marmalade bush

marmalade bush
noun
evergreen South American shrub having showy trumpet-shaped orange flowers; grown as an ornamental or houseplant
Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush
Member Holonyms: ↑Streptosolen, ↑genus Streptosolen

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a shrub, Streptosolen jamesonii, of the nightshade family, native to South America, bearing showy trumpet-shaped orange flowers, grown as an ornamental or houseplant.

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  • marmalade bush — a shrub, Streptosolen jamesonii, of the nightshade family, native to South America, bearing showy trumpet shaped orange flowers, grown as an ornamental or houseplant. * * * …   Universalium

  • fire bush — noun 1. evergreen South American shrub having showy trumpet shaped orange flowers; grown as an ornamental or houseplant • Syn: ↑marmalade bush, ↑fire bush, ↑Streptosolen jamesonii • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Member Holonyms …   Useful english dictionary

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  • genus Streptosolen — noun one species: marmalade bush • Syn: ↑Streptosolen • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Solanaceae, ↑family Solanaceae, ↑potato family …   Useful english dictionary

  • Streptosolen — noun one species: marmalade bush • Syn: ↑genus Streptosolen • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Solanaceae, ↑family Solanaceae, ↑potato family …   Useful english dictionary

  • Streptosolen jamesonii — noun evergreen South American shrub having showy trumpet shaped orange flowers; grown as an ornamental or houseplant • Syn: ↑marmalade bush, ↑fire bush, ↑fire bush • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Bassia scoparia — firebush firebush n. 1. An evergreen South American shrub *{Streptosolen jamesonii}) having showy trumpet shaped orange flowers; grown as an ornamental or houseplant. Syn: marmalade bush, {Streptosolen jamesonii}. [WordNet 1.5] 2. A densely… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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