boojum tree definition

  • noun:
    • A deciduous tree (Idria columnaris) indigenous to Baja California and achieving a thick tapering columnar trunk area, slender spiny limbs, and yellow plants.
    • candlewood of Mexico and southwestern California having high columnar stems and bearing honey-scented creamy yellow flowers
    • A deciduous tree (Idria columnaris) indigenous to Baja California and having a thick tapering columnar trunk area, slender spiny branches, and yellow flowers.
    • candlewood of Mexico and southwestern Ca having tall columnar stems and bearing honey-scented creamy yellowish flowers

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