Idria columnaris
cirio cirio n. the candlewood of Mexico and couthwestern California ({Idria columnaris} or {Fouquieria columnaris}), having tall columnar stems and bearing honey-scented creamy yellow flowers; -- called also the {boojum tree}.

Syn: boojum tree, {Fouquieria columnaris}, {Idria columnaris}. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Idria columnaris — cirio cirio n. the candlewood of Mexico and couthwestern California ({Idria columnaris} or {Fouquieria columnaris}), having tall columnar stems and bearing honey scented creamy yellow flowers; called also the {boojum tree}. Syn: boojum tree,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Idria columnaris — noun candlewood of Mexico and southwestern California having tall columnar stems and bearing honey scented creamy yellow flowers • Syn: ↑boojum tree, ↑cirio, ↑Fouquieria columnaris • Hypernyms: ↑candlewood • Member Holonyms: ↑Fouquieria, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fouquieria columnaris — cirio cirio n. the candlewood of Mexico and couthwestern California ({Idria columnaris} or {Fouquieria columnaris}), having tall columnar stems and bearing honey scented creamy yellow flowers; called also the {boojum tree}. Syn: boojum tree,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fouquieria columnaris — cirio cirio n. the candlewood of Mexico and couthwestern California ({Idria columnaris} or {Fouquieria columnaris}), having tall columnar stems and bearing honey scented creamy yellow flowers; called also the {boojum tree}. Syn: boojum tree,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Fouquieria columnaris — Cirio auf der Baja California in der Region Cataviña Systematik Kerneudikotyledonen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Fouquieria columnaris — Boojum Tree Boojum tree at Baja California desert, Cataviña region. Scientific classification Kingdom: Pla …   Wikipedia

  • Fouquieria columnaris — noun candlewood of Mexico and southwestern California having tall columnar stems and bearing honey scented creamy yellow flowers • Syn: ↑boojum tree, ↑cirio, ↑Idria columnaris • Hypernyms: ↑candlewood • Member Holonyms: ↑Fouquieria, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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