Definition of wax flower in English:

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wax flower


A plant bearing flowers with a waxy appearance:
  • An Australian shrub with white or pink flowers (genus Eriostemon, family Rutaceae). A hoya.
Example sentences
  • Although it is sometimes called the blue wax flower or blue honeywort, we ask for it using the horticultural Latin to avoid confusion.
  • The most eye-catching of all of them is perhaps the ‘red wax flower’.
  • To accompany the modern bridal gown, the florist provided a fragrant, hand-tied bouquet of white hydrangea, pink wax flower, seeded eucalyptus, white hypericum berries, and ivy.
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