Chilopsis

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Noun1.Chilopsis - one species: desert willow
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
Bignoniaceae, family Bignoniaceae - trees or shrubs or woody vines or herbs having fruit resembling gourds or capsules; sometimes placed in the order Scrophulariales
Chilopsis linearis, desert willow - evergreen shrubby tree resembling a willow of dry regions of southwestern North America having showy purplish flowers and long seed pods
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megalotis was taken in heavily grazed short grass with thick desert-willow (Chilopsis sp.).