Definition of Bush willow

1. Noun. Small South African tree having creamy yellow fragrant flowers usually growing on stream banks.

Exact synonyms: Combretum Erythrophyllum
Group relationships: Genus Combretum
Generic synonyms: Angiospermous Tree, Flowering Tree

2. Noun. Small deciduous tree of the Transvaal having spikes of yellow flowers.
Exact synonyms: Combretum Appiculatum
Group relationships: Genus Combretum
Generic synonyms: Angiospermous Tree, Flowering Tree

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bush Willow

bush pea
bush pig
bush pilot
bush plane
bush planes
bush poppy
bush shrike
bush sickness
bush telegraph
bush telegraphs
bush tit
bush tucker
bush vetch
bush violet
bush week
bush willow (current term)
bush yaws

Literary usage of Bush willow

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1. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States, Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1913)
"In dry soil, Newfoundland to Ontario, North with 5". discolor. Low or bush-willow. April-May. Carolina, Tennessee and Kansas. Hybridizes 24. ..."

2. Sketches of the Physical Geography and Geology of Nebraska by Samuel Aughey (1880)
"bush willow (S. humilis.) Missouri bottoms, Niobrara. Loups, Elkhorn, Logan, Platte and Republican. 84. Glaucous Willow (S. discolor. ..."

3. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1915)
"... I was startled by a bird about the size of a Least Bittern flying out of some Scirpus lacustris and heading toward a thicket of button-bush, willow, ..."

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