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lichens having dark brown erect or pendulous much-branched cylindrical thallus Alectoria , genus Alectoria
greenish grey pendulous lichen growing on trees beard lichen , beard moss , Usnea barbata
tall symmetrical pine of western North America having long blue-green needles in bunches of 3 and elongated cones on spreading somewhat pendulous branches; sometimes classified as a variety of ponderosa pine black pine , Jeffrey's pine , Jeffrey pine , Pinus jeffreyi
medium-sized spruce of California and Oregon having pendulous branches Brewer's spruce , Picea breweriana , weeping spruce
shrubby Asiatic tree having bark (tapa) that resembles cloth; grown as a shade tree in Europe and America; male flowers are pendulous catkins and female are urn-shaped followed by small orange-red aggregate berries Broussonetia papyrifera , paper mulberry
marsh or bog herb having solitary pendulous yellow-green flowers and somewhat twisted pitchers with broad wings below California pitcher plant , Darlingtonia californica
viscid herb of arid or desert habitats of southwestern United States having pendulous yellow flowers California yellow bells , Emmanthe penduliflora , whispering bells , yellow bells
elm of southern United States and Mexico having spreading pendulous corky branches cedar elm , Ulmus crassifolia
comprises tropical American species usually placed in genus Masdevallia: diminutive plants having bizarre and often sinister-looking flowers with pendulous scapes and motile lips Dracula , genus Dracula
fleshy pendulous part of the external human ear ear lobe , earlobe
lichens of the family Usneaceae having a pendulous or shrubby thallus Evernia , genus Evernia
variety of European beech with pendulous limbs Fagus pendula , Fagus sylvatica pendula , weeping beech
fruticose lichens having prostrate or erect or pendulous thalli: genera Usnea, Evernia, Ramalina, Alectoria family Usneaceae , Usneaceae
large genus of decorative tropical shrubs with pendulous tetramerous flowers genus Fuchsia
large genus of epiphytic or lithophytic unarmed cacti with usually segmented stems and pendulous branches; flowers are small followed by berrylike fruits genus Rhipsalis , Rhipsalis
widely distributed lichens usually having a greyish or yellow pendulous freely branched thallus genus Usnea , Usnea
small slender tree with usually entire grey-green pendulous leaves and white or cream flowers; northern Australia Grevillela parallela , silver oak
shrub or small tree of New Zealand and Chile having pendulous racemes of tubular golden-yellow flowers; yields a hard strong wood kowhai , Sophora tetraptera
any liliaceous plant of the genus Lilium having showy pendulous flowers lily
erect perennial aquatic herb of Europe and North America having submerged spongy leaves and pendulous racemes of blue flowers above the water Lobelia dortmanna , water lobelia
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