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tall-stalked very woolly mullein with densely packed yellow flowers; ancient Greeks and Romans dipped the stalks in tallow for funeral torches Aaron's rod , common mullein , flannel mullein , great mullein , torch , Verbascum thapsus , woolly mullein
bushy herb of tropical Asia grown for its yellow or pink to scarlet blooms that resemble the hibiscus Abelmoschus moschatus , abelmosk , Hibiscus moschatus , musk mallow
genus of tropical coarse herbs having large lobed leaves and often yellow flowers Abelmoschus , genus Abelmoschus
plant having hemispherical heads of yellow trumpet-shaped flowers; found in coastal dunes from California to British Columbia Abronia latifolia , yellow sand verbena
tall annual herb or subshrub of tropical Asia having velvety leaves and yellow flowers and yielding a strong fiber; naturalized in southeastern Europe and United States Abutilon theophrasti , butter-print , China jute , Indian mallow , velvet-leaf , velvetleaf , velvetweed
East Indian spiny tree having twice-pinnate leaves and yellow flowers followed by flat pods; source of black catechu Acacia catechu , catechu , Jerusalem thorn
evergreen Australasian tree having white or silvery bark and young leaves and yellow flowers Acacia dealbata , mimosa , silver wattle
tropical American thorny shrub or small tree; fragrant yellow flowers used in making perfumery Acacia farnesiana , cassie , flame tree , huisache , mimosa bush , scented wattle , sweet acacia , sweet wattle
shrubby Australian tree having clusters of fragrant golden yellow flowers; widely cultivated as an ornamental Acacia pycnantha , golden wattle
small shrubby Japanese plant with leaves having 5 to 7 acuminate lobes; yellow in autumn Acer argutum , pointed-leaf maple
maple of eastern North America with striped bard and large two-lobed leaves clear yellow in autumn Acer pennsylvanicum , goosefoot maple , moose-wood , moosewood , striped dogwood , striped maple
large Eurasian maple tree naturalized in North America; five-lobed leaves yellow in autumn; cultivated in many varieties Acer platanoides , Norway maple
Eurasian maple tree with pale grey bark that peels in flakes like that of a sycamore tree; leaves with five ovate lobes yellow in autumn Acer pseudoplatanus , great maple , scottish maple , sycamore
maple of eastern and central America; five-lobed leaves turn scarlet and yellow in autumn Acer rubrum , red maple , scarlet maple , swamp maple
acid red or yellow cherry-like fruit of a tropical American shrub very rich in vitamin C acerola , barbados cherry , surinam cherry , West Indian cherry
poisonous Eurasian perennial herb with broad rounded leaves and yellow flowers and fibrous rootstock Aconitum lycoctonum , wolf's bane , wolfbane , wolfsbane
squash plant bearing small acorn-shaped fruits having yellow flesh and dark green or yellow rind with longitudinal ridges acorn squash
small dark green or yellow ribbed squash with yellow to orange flesh acorn squash
stout tropical swamp fern (especially tropical America) having large fronds with golden yellow sporangia covering the undersides Acrostichum aureum , golden fern , leather fern
large pale-green American moth with long-tailed hind wings and a yellow crescent-shaped mark on each forewing Actias luna , luna moth
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