subtropical

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widely cultivated in tropical and subtropical regions for its fragrant flowers and colorful fruits; introduced in Jamaica by William Bligh akee , akee tree , Blighia sapida
tropical and subtropical Old World epiphytic or lithophytic ferns Arthropteris , genus Arthropteris
any of several tropical and subtropical treelike herbs of the genus Musa having a terminal crown of large entire leaves and usually bearing hanging clusters of elongated fruits banana , banana tree
any of various tropical and subtropical plants having trifoliate leaves and rough sticky pod sections or loments beggar's lice , beggar lice , tick trefoil
type genus of Burseraceae; tropical and subtropical American shrubs and trees some yielding timber and gum elemi Bursera , genus Bursera
tropical or subtropical evergreen shrubs or small trees Capparis , genus Capparis
annual or perennial herbs or vines of tropical and subtropical America and Asia and Africa Celosia , genus Celosia
small tropical and subtropical edible mushroom having a white cap and long stem; an expensive delicacy in China and other Asian countries where it is grown commercially Chinese mushroom , straw mushroom , Volvariella volvacea
shrubs of tropical and subtropical New World Chiococca , genus Chiococca
tropical and subtropical annual or perennial herbs or low shrubs Cleome , genus Cleome
small genus of terrestrial ferns of tropical and subtropical southern hemisphere Cyclosorus , genus Cyclosorus
any of numerous shrubs or small trees of temperate and subtropical northern hemisphere having white flowers and berrylike fruit elder , elderberry bush
large genus of epiphytic and lithophytic orchids of tropical and subtropical Americas and West Indies; formerly included in genus Epidendrum Encyclia , genus Encyclia
large and variable genus of terrestrial or epiphytic or lithophytic orchids of tropical and subtropical Americas; some native to United States Epidendrum , genus Epidendrum
large subtropical swamp in southern Florida that is noted for its wildlife Everglades
national park in Florida containing an immense subtropical wilderness with mangrove swamps and rare birds and wild animals Everglades National Park
monotypic family of large active fishes of tropical and subtropical waters: barracuda family Sphyraenidae , Sphyraenidae
family of New World tropical and subtropical herbs and shrubs and trees family Verbenaceae , Verbenaceae , verbena family , vervain family
omnivorous ant of tropical and subtropical America that can inflict a painful sting fire ant
distinctive often spiny-stemmed palms found as climbers in tropical and subtropical forest genus Calamus
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