waxflower

waxflower

noun
1. twining woody vine of Madagascar having thick dark waxy evergreen leaves and clusters of large fragrant waxy white flowers along the stems; widely cultivated in warm regions [syn: Madagascar jasmine
2. epiphytic clusia of British Guiana 
3. small waxy white or pinkish-white saprophytic woodland plant having scalelike leaves and a nodding flower; turns black with age [syn: Indian pipe
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