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  1. desert willow, Chilopsis linearisnoun

    evergreen shrubby tree resembling a willow of dry regions of southwestern North America having showy purplish flowers and long seed pods


  1. desert willow

    Chilopsis is a monotypic genus of flowering plants containing the single species Chilopsis linearis. It is known commonly as desert willow or desert-willow because of its willow-like leaves, but it is not a true willow – being instead a member of the catalpa family. It is a shrub or tree native to the southwestern United States and Mexico. It is commonly seen in washes and along riverbanks.


  1. desert willow

    Desert willow is a small deciduous tree that belongs to the Bignoniaceae family, native to southwest United States and Mexico. Its scientific name is Chilopsis linearis. It is not a true willow, but is named as such due to its willow-like branch and leaf formation. It is drought-tolerant, growing in desert conditions and is known for its bright, trumpet-shaped flowers that bloom in a variety of colors, typically purple and pink.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of desert willow in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of desert willow in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3


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