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flame-of-the-woods

[ fleym-uhv-thuh-woodz ]
/ ˈfleɪm əv ðəˈwʊdz /
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noun, plural flames-of-the-woods.

an Indian evergreen shrub, Ixora coccinea, of the madder family, having red, tubular flowers in dense clusters.

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Also called jungle geranium.
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