desert rose

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Noun1.desert rose - South African shrub having a swollen succulent stem and bearing showy pink and white flowers after the leaves falldesert rose - South African shrub having a swollen succulent stem and bearing showy pink and white flowers after the leaves fall; popular as an ornamental in tropics
Adenium, genus Adenium - one species: succulent shrub or tree of tropical Africa and Arabia
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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rose des sables
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are "desert roses" and sweet water wells that nourish
Dubai: Desert Roses, the women's team of the Desert Cubs Cricket Academy, will tour England and Wales during this month.
Desert roses are formed by the confluence of wind, water, and sand; the Bedouin culture of the region was shaped in part by interaction with these same natural forces.
Miles formed the Bellydance Superstars and The Desert Roses almost two years ago.
Then get tickets for the Bellydance Superstars and The Desert Roses. Tipped as the new River Dance, this extravaganza will appear at Glastonbury after visiting Llandudno's North Wales Theatre on May 16.
April 21: Bellydance Superstars and the Desert Roses
In February, he launched a 58-city tour of the 13-member Bellydance Superstars and the Desert Roses, the world's first professional touring belly dance troupe.
Commonly called desert roses, native cottons occur in the arid and semi-arid zones and are mostly spindly looking shrubs with bright hibiscus-like flowers.
Dubai: Women's side the Desert Roses will be among seven teams from the Desert Cubs Cricket Academy to tour England and Wales next month.
Bellydance Superstars and the Desert Roses, The Journal Tyne Theatre (0870) 145-1200