Idria columnaris


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Related to Idria columnaris: Fouquieria columnaris, Cirio tree
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Noun1.Idria columnaris - candlewood of Mexico and southwestern California having tall columnar stems and bearing honey-scented creamy yellow flowersIdria columnaris - candlewood of Mexico and southwestern California having tall columnar stems and bearing honey-scented creamy yellow flowers
candlewood - any of several resinous trees or shrubs often burned for light
Fouquieria, genus Fouquieria - resinous succulent trees or shrubs of desert and semidesert regions of southwestern United States that are leafless most of the year
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However, on older, adjacent terraces, Larrea is dominant, Viguiera is absent, and regeneration of Idria columnaris (boojum) and Pachycerus pringli (cardone cactus) - the primary beneficiaries of Viguiera - are absent.