vine cactus

noun
desert shrub of southwestern United States and Mexico having slender naked spiny branches that after the rainy season put forth foliage and clusters of red flowers
Hypernyms: ↑candlewood
Member Holonyms: ↑Fouquieria, ↑genus Fouquieria

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noun

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the ocotillo, Fouquieria splendens.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • vine-cactus — puošnusis meketis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Meketinių šeimos vaistinis augalas (Fouquieria splendens), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Fouquieria splendens angl. ocotillo; vine cactus šaltinis Valstybinės lietuvių kalbos …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • vine cactus — the ocotillo, Fouquieria splendens. * * * …   Universalium

  • vine-like moonlight cactus — briaunotasis naktenis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Kaktusinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Selenicereus spinulosus), paplitęs Teksase ir Meksikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Selenicereus spinulosus angl. vine like moonlight cactus šaltinis… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • List of plants by common name (Sonoran Desert) — This is a List of plants by common name (Sonoran Desert), for the Sonoran Desert and local environs; (S California, etc New Mexico, S, SW or Rio Grande Valley Northern Mexico states: Sonora, Chihuahua and Baja California, North and South, and… …   Wikipedia

  • ocotillo — noun /əʊkəˈtɪləʊ,əʊkəˈtiː(j)əʊ/ Any of various succulent plants unrelated to the cactus, in the genus Fouquieria, living in Central America or the southwest United States. It had rained in the night, and some of the ocotillo fences had sprouted… …   Wiktionary

  • Fouquieria splendens — Ocotillo redirects here. For the census designated place, see Ocotillo, California. Fouquieria splendens Ocotillo during the monsoon season near Gila Bend, Arizona Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

  • Ocotillo — Taxobox name = Ocotillo image width = 250px image caption = Ocotillos near Palm Springs, California regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Ericales familia = Fouquieriaceae genus = Fouquieria species = F.… …   Wikipedia

  • Fouquieria splendens —   Ocotillo Ocotillos cerca de Palm Springs …   Wikipedia Español

  • ocotillo — /oh keuh teel yoh/; Sp. /aw kaw tee yaw/, n., pl. ocotillos / teel yohz/; Sp. / tee yaws/. a spiny, woody shrub, Fouqueria splendens, of arid regions of the southwestern U.S. and Mexico, having a tight cluster of red flowers at the tip of each… …   Universalium

  • Fouquieria splendens — puošnusis meketis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Meketinių šeimos vaistinis augalas (Fouquieria splendens), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Fouquieria splendens angl. ocotillo; vine cactus šaltinis Valstybinės lietuvių kalbos …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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