azalea definition

  • noun:
    • any one of different shrubs of the genus Rhododendron having showy, variously coloured flowers.
    • A plant of this obsolete genus Azalea.
    • A genus of showy flowering bushes, mainly natives of China or of North America; untrue honeysuckle. The genus is scarcely distinct from Rhododendron.
    • A genus of ericaceous plants, now known Rhododendron.
    • [lowercase] A plant or flower owned by this genus. See Rhododendron.
    • [lowercase] A name of a species of flowers associated with genus Loiseleuria, the Alpine azalea
    • Azalea arborescens, a species growing into the Alleghanies, forming a small tree and bearing countless pink and white spicy-scented blossoms.
    • some of numerous decorative bushes grown for his or her showy blossoms of numerous colors
    • any one of various shrubs for the genus Rhododendron having showy, variously coloured blossoms.
    • A plant associated with outdated genus Azalea.
    • A genus of showy flowering shrubs, mostly locals of China or of the united states; false honeysuckle. The genus is barely distinct from Rhododendron.
    • A genus of ericaceous flowers, now referred to Rhododendron.
    • [lowercase] A plant or flower owned by this genus. See Rhododendron.
    • [lowercase] A name of a species of plants associated with the genus Loiseleuria, the Alpine azalea
    • Azalea arborescens, a species growing into the Alleghanies, forming a small tree and bearing countless pink and white spicy-scented blossoms.
    • some of numerous ornamental bushes cultivated due to their showy blossoms of varied colors

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