cross vine


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cross vine

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(Plants) a woody bignoniaceous vine, Bignonia capreolata, of the southeastern US, having large trumpet-shaped reddish flowers
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Noun1.cross vine - woody flowering vine of southern United Statescross vine - woody flowering vine of southern United States; stems show a cross in transverse section
Bignonia, genus Bignonia - one species: cross vine
vine - a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface
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In my garden and surrounding woods, I know that when the Red Buckeye and the Cross Vine begin to bloom, the hummingbirds will be returning soon.
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