American wisteria

noun
an eastern United States native resembling the cultivated Japanese wisteria having pale purple-lilac flowers
Hypernyms: ↑wisteria, ↑wistaria

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  • wisteria — /wi stear ee euh/, n. any climbing shrub belonging to the genus Wisteria, of the legume family, having showy, pendent clusters of blue violet, white, purple, or rose flowers. Also, wistaria /wi stear ee euh, stair /. [ < NL Wistaria (1818), named …   Universalium

  • American wistaria — noun an eastern United States native resembling the cultivated Japanese wisteria having pale purple lilac flowers • Syn: ↑American wisteria, ↑Wisteria frutescens • Hypernyms: ↑wisteria, ↑wistaria * * * noun Usage: usually capitalized A …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wisteria frutescens — noun an eastern United States native resembling the cultivated Japanese wisteria having pale purple lilac flowers • Syn: ↑American wistaria, ↑American wisteria • Hypernyms: ↑wisteria, ↑wistaria …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wisteria frutescens — ID 88923 Symbol Key WIFR Common Name American wisteria Family Fabaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CT, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MA, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NJ, NY …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Wisteria frutescens (L.) Poir. — Symbol WIFR Common Name American wisteria Botanical Family Fabaceae …   Scientific plant list

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  • wisteria — (n.) 1819, formed by Thomas Nuttall, English botanist, in recognition of American anatomist Caspar Wistar (1761 1818) of Philadelphia. The e apparently is a misprint …   Etymology dictionary

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