Definition of candelabra tree in English:
Either of two trees with upward-curving boughs:
- ● A tropical African tree (genus Euphorbia, family Euphorbiaceae). ● A South American pine tree related to the monkey puzzle (Araucaria angustifolia, family Araucariaceae).
- After camping on the foggy ridge of immense Ngorongoro Crater, we descended past weird candelabra trees onto the golden grassy crater floor.
- The candelabra tree is beautiful, but poisonous.
- Termite mounds stud the open grassland and there are forests of teak and candelabra trees.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan