Araujia sericofera

noun
robust twining shrub having racemes of fragrant white or pink flowers with flat spreading terminal petals that trap nocturnal moths and hold them until dawn
Syn: ↑cruel plant
Hypernyms: ↑vine
Member Holonyms: ↑Araujia, ↑genus Araujia

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  • Araujia — sericifera Systematik Euasteriden I Ordnung: Enzianartige (Gentianales) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • genus Araujia — noun small genus of South American evergreen vines • Syn: ↑Araujia • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Asclepiadaceae, ↑family Asclepiadaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • moth plant — /ˈmɒθ plænt/ (say moth plant) noun the perennial vine, Araujia sericofera, native to South America, having a milky sap, white flowers and a fleshy pear shaped fruit, and growing as a weed in eastern Australia …   Australian English dictionary

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