fire tree


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Noun1.fire tree - a terrestrial evergreen shrub or small tree of western Australia having brilliant yellow-orange flowers; parasitic on roots of grasses
genus Nuytsia, Nuytsia - one species
parasitic plant - plant living on another plant and obtaining organic nutriment from it
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In retaliation the unbridled timber mafia set on fire tree plantations which were done under the billion tree plantation Tsunami programme of the Prime Minister.
8, the DENR-NCR's forest utilization section issued a permit to Barangay Philam for the cutting and pruning of acacia, banaba, camachile, eucalyptus, fire tree, gmelina, mahogany, molave, narra and rain trees in the park.
Beneath the spreading boughs of the fire tree, its flowers aflame and spreading like wildfire, the city sizzles in the heat of a long dry summer.
[euro]8.99 The Fire Tree Sicilian Riserva Aldi ls and A rich wine with a little strawberry sweetness plenty of body.
2013 The Fire Tree Sicilian Riserva PS8.99 75cl Despite its vintage and Riserva classification (short-hand for matured), this red retains youthful vibrancy - as does its cherry and elderberry fruit.
Longshot Olly Eden Fire Tree 4.00 Nottingham Ran better than the bare form suggests last time and could stage a mini-revival on this drop in grade on a more conventional track.
NOTTINGHAM: 4.00 Pursuing Steed (won 76 down 4lb to 72); Showboating (9lb); Fire Tree (10lb); 5.00 Boots And Spurs (16lb).
The Fire Tree Sicilian Vermentino 2016 (PS4.99, 13% abv) has honeysuckle aromas together with a ripple of citrus.
Please tell us - help Rhys's mum and dad." The witness who spoke to the Mirror yesterday told how he ran over to help Rhys as he lay dying in the car park of the Fire Tree pub in Croxteth Park, Liverpool on Wednesday, shot by a lad on a BMX bike.
Fire Tree, 2007 "I like the way the sunlight flickers in the trees."
The garden features rare trees including the tulip tree - which is flowering for the first time after 15 years - the snowdrop tree and a Chilean fire tree. There are hydrangeas, rhododendrons and azaleas while wild ducks can be seen swimming in the river.
This team and other park efforts also target long-established nonnatives such as grasses, gingers (Hedychium spp.), miconia (Miconia calvescens), and fire tree (Myrica faya) that can overrun and replace native ecosystems.