flameflower flameflower

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a plant of the genus Kniphofia having long grasslike leaves and tall scapes of red or yellow drooping flowers
  2. (n) plant with fleshy roots and erect stems with narrow succulent leaves and one reddish-orange flower in each upper leaf axil; southwestern United States; Indians once cooked the fleshy roots
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nebulous nebulous
/ˈnɛb jə ləs /