Recent Examples of bottlebrush from the Web
Frequent and generous rainfall the past couple of years has caused lots of root rot problems with plants such as citrus, azaleas, bottlebrush trees and many others.
Finally, a bee appears on a Western Bistort, a small white flower that looks like a bottlebrush, which Duennes says smells like diapers.
A cat with its tail puffed up like a bottlebrush is frightened or fearful and should be approached with caution.
Q: A bottlebrush tree planted in our yard about a year ago is making little growth.
Behind the birdhouse the bright red blossoms of a bottlebrush tree were attracting Anna’s hummingbirds, while a hooded oriole was sewing an elaborate hanging basket nest into the underside of a broad palm frond.
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Origin and Etymology of bottlebrush
First Known Use: 1839See Words from the same year
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