Meaning of bottlebrush


Pronunciation: (bot'l-brush"), [key]
— n. Bot.
  1. any of various trees or shrubs of the myrtle family, esp. of the genera Callistemon and Melaleuca, native to Australia and adjacent areas, having spikes of flowers with numerous conspicuous stamens.
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