yellow elder

noun

Definition of yellow elder

: a tropical American shrub or small tree (Tecoma stans) of the family Bignoniaceae that has compound leaves and profuse clusters of yellow funnel-shaped flowers and in the tropics is widely planted for ornament

called also shower of gold, yellow trumpet flower

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“Yellow elder.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/yellow%20elder. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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