Chilopsis linearis


Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Chilopsis linearis - evergreen shrubby tree resembling a willow of dry regions of southwestern North America having showy purplish flowers and long seed pods
Chilopsis, genus Chilopsis - one species: desert willow
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
(2009) reported decrease in P concentration in roots of Chilopsis linearis seedlings grown with 50 and 100[micro]M Hg in hydroponics for 2 weeks.
M Eq, Pf Tcpr Bignoniaceae Chilopsis linearis (Cav.) M Rt Pcp Sweet Tecoma stans (L.) Juss.
1 Opuntia engelmannii Salm-Dyck, Opuntia microdasys (Lehm.) Pfeiff (Cactaceae), Chilopsis linearis (Cav.) Sweet (Bignoniaceae).
Replace ones you lost with these winter-hardy varieties: Arizona mesquite (Prosopis velutina), Chinese pistache (Pistacia chinensis), desert willow (Chilopsis linearis), and southern live oak (Quercus virginiana).
Lowland vegetational associations described by Wauer (1971) categorize both sampling sites as river floodplain-arroyo formation, with associated vegetation including mesquite (Prosopis), desertwillow (Chilopsis linearis), common reed (Phragmites australis), cattail (Typha), cottonwood (Populus acuminata), and acacia (Acacia).