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angel's trumpet

Syllabification: an·gel's trum·pet

Definition of angel's trumpet in English:

noun

A South American shrub or small tree of the nightshade family, with distinctive trumpet-shaped flowers, cultivated as an ornamental and in some regions consumed for its narcotic properties.
  • Genus Brugmansia, family Solanaceae
Example sentences
  • Geraldine Nelson had trouble keeping her potted angel's trumpet from blowing over in the New Jersey winds.
  • In addition, would you recommend an angel's trumpet for this area, and if so, what would be the feeding schedule?
  • The plants are an eclectic mix too: Italian cypress, kangaroo paws from Australia, timber bamboo from Asia, tropical bananas, and angel's trumpet mingle with existing English walnut trees.

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