canarybird flower

[kuh-nair-ee-burd]

noun

a nasturtium, Tropaeolum peregrinum, of Peru, having round, deeply lobed leaves and yellow flowers.

Origin of canarybird flower

First recorded in 1815–25; canary + bird
Also called canarybird vine.
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