California rosebay

California rosebay
California rosebay
n.
a Pacific coast shrub or tree (Rhododendron californicum) of the heath family, with rosy or purplish flowers

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  • California rosebay — ☆ California rosebay n. a Pacific coast shrub or tree (Rhododendron californicum) of the heath family, with rosy or purplish flowers * * * …   Universalium

  • california rosebay — noun Usage: usually capitalized C : a usually pink flowered rhododendron (Rhododendron macrophyllum) of the Pacific coast * * * California rosebay, = pink rhododendron. (Cf. ↑pink rhododendron) …   Useful english dictionary

  • California rosebay. — See coast rhododendron. [1910 15, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

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  • pink rhododendron — noun : any pink flowered rhododendron; especially : california rosebay * * * pink rhododendron, a rhododendron of the western United States, with pink flowers; California rosebay …   Useful english dictionary

  • coast rhododendron — a rhododendron, Rhododendron macrophyllum, of western North America, having large clusters of rose purple flowers spotted with brown: the state flower of Washington. Also called California rosebay, pink rhododendron. * * * …   Universalium

  • coast rhododendron — noun medium sized rhododendron of Pacific coast of North America having large rosy brown spotted flowers • Syn: ↑Rhododendron californicum • Hypernyms: ↑rhododendron * * * noun : a medium sized rhododendron (Rhododendron californicum) of the… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • List of trees and shrubs by taxonomic family — The following is a list of trees and shrubs of high notoriety. Taxonomic families for the following trees and shrubs are listed in alphabetical order, likewise the genera and closely related species.=GYMNOSPERMS= =CONIFERS= Araucariaceae: The… …   Wikipedia

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