empress tree

noun

Definition of empress tree

: a paulownia (Paulownia tomentosa)

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History and Etymology for empress tree

empress entry 1; after Anna Pavlovna, after whom the genus Paulownia was named

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“Empress tree.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/empress%20tree. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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