1. [ noun ] (botany) 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
Synonyms: Stephanotis_floribunda Madagascar_jasmine
Related terms: stephanotis genus_Stephanotis
2. [ noun ] (botany) small waxy white or pinkish-white saprophytic woodland plant having scalelike leaves and a nodding flower; turns black with age
Synonyms: waxflowerl Monotropa_uniflora Indian_pipe
Related terms: wildflower Monotropa
3. [ noun ] (botany) epiphytic clusia of British Guiana
Synonyms: Clusia_insignis
Related terms: air_plant genus_Clusia
Similar spelling:   waxflowerl