Stapelia

Definition of Stapelia

Sta`pe´li`a   Pronunciation: ~lĭ`å
n.1.(Bot.) An extensive and curious genus of African plants of the natural order Asclepiadaceæ (Milkweed family). They are succulent plants without leaves, frequently covered with dark tubercles giving them a very grotesque appearance. The odor of the blossoms is like that of carrion.

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carrion flower, genus Stapelia, herb, herbaceous plant, Stapelias asterias, starfish flower
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