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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Small subgenus of ornamental tropical shrubs or trees.

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  • Cultivation: The dwarf poinciana is native to tropical America.
  • Use: The dwarf poinciana is a small-tree-size shrub, with attractive multihued flowers.
  • The flowers and leaves somewhat resemble the poinciana tree.
  • A poinciana tree with colorful blossoms shades this part of the picnic area. for more
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