flame azalea


noun

an azalea, Rhododendron calendulaceum, of the eastern U.S., having yellow, orange, or scarlet flowers.

Nearby words

  1. flamborough head,
  2. flamboyance,
  3. flamboyant,
  4. flambé,
  5. flame,
  6. flame carbon,
  7. flame cell,
  8. flame color,
  9. flame cultivator,
  10. flame cutting

Origin of flame azalea

An Americanism dating back to 1840–50

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