Nyctaginia capitata

Definitions of Nyctaginia capitata
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n viscid branched perennial of the southwestern United States and northern Mexico having tuberous roots and deep red flowers

Synonyms:
scarlet musk flower
Type of:
flower
a plant cultivated for its blooms or blossoms

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