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trumpet flower

[from its shape] n. the yellow elder, Stenolobium stans: 1731 (Catesby 65). 1920 Trumpet flower. . .Tecoma stans (Britton 397). 1972 The trumpet flower (Stenolobium stans), the national flower of the Bahamas (Rabley 13). cf. YELLOW POPPER

 

Tags: flower, noun, plant

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Last update: 2011-08-11 23:24
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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