climbing onion

noun

Definition of climbing onion

: a much-branched leafless twining southern African herb (Bowiea volubilis) of the family Liliaceae sometimes cultivated as an ornamental for its bright green stems that arise from large aboveground bulbs

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“Climbing onion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/climbing%20onion. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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