1. desert plant plant adapted for life with a limited supply of water
  2. dessert plate a small plate on which dessert can be served
  3. desert plume perennial of southwestern United States having leathery blue-green pinnatifid leaves and thick plumelike spikes of yellow flowers; sometimes placed in genus Cleome
  4. oyster plant Mediterranean biennial herb with long-stemmed heads of purple ray flowers and milky sap and long edible root; naturalized throughout United States
  5. desert boot a boot reaching halfway up to the knee
  6. seed plant plant that reproduces by means of seeds not spores
  7. leopard plant any of various plants of temperate Eurasia
  8. Christ plant somewhat climbing bushy spurge of Madagascar having long woody spiny stems with few leaves and flowers with scarlet bracts
  9. chard plant beet lacking swollen root
  10. desert lynx of deserts of northern Africa and southern Asia
  11. tuberous plant plant growing from a tuber
  12. desert pea sprawling shrubby perennial noted for its scarlet black-marked flowers; widely distributed in dry parts of Australia
  13. desert rat any of various leaping rodents of desert regions of North America and Mexico; largest members of the family Heteromyidae
  14. taro plant herb of the Pacific islands grown throughout the tropics for its edible root and in temperate areas as an ornamental for its large glossy leaves
  15. dessert apple an apple used primarily for eating raw without cooking
  16. deciduous plant a plant having foliage that is shed annually at the end of the growing season
  17. desert iguana small long-tailed lizard of arid areas of southwestern United States and northwestern Mexico
  18. lobster plant tropical American plant having poisonous milk and showy tapering usually scarlet petallike leaves surrounding small yellow flowers
  19. desert olive spiny branching deciduous shrub of southwestern United States having clusters of insignificant yellow-white flowers appearing before leaves followed by attractive black berrylike fruits
  20. dessertspoon as much as a dessert spoon will hold

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