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Definition 1: 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 - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for flameflower in the sense of this definition

(flameflower is a kind of ...) wild or uncultivated flowering plant

(... is a kind of flameflower ) similar to Talinum aurantiacum but with narrower leaves and yellow-orange flowers; southwestern United States

(... is a kind of flameflower ) low plant with crowded narrow succulent leaves and fairly large deep pink axillary flowers that seem to sit on the ground; southwestern United States

(... is a kind of flameflower ) pink-flowered perennial of rocky regions of western United States

(... is a kind of flameflower ) erect plant with tuberous roots and terminal panicles of red to yellow flowers; southwestern North America to Central America; widely introduced elsewhere

(... is a kind of flameflower ) low cushion-forming plant with rose to crimson-magenta flowers and leaf midribs that persist as spines when the leaves die; southwestern United States

(... is a member of flameflower) genus of mainly American more-or-less succulent herbs

Definition 2: a plant of the genus Kniphofia having long grasslike leaves and tall scapes of red or yellow drooping flowers - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for flameflower in the sense of this definition

(flameflower is a kind of ...) a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests

(... is a kind of flameflower ) clump-forming plant of South Africa with spikes of scarlet flowers

(... is a member of flameflower) genus of showy clump-forming African herbs with grasslike leaves; sometimes placed in family Aloeaceae

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