waratah
1. [ noun ] (botany) straggling shrub with narrow leaves and conspicuous red flowers in dense globular racemes
Synonyms: Telopea_speciosissima
Related terms: shrub Telopea
2. [ noun ] (botany) tall shrub of eastern Australia having oblanceolate to obovate leaves and red flowers in compact racemes
Synonyms: Telopea_Oreades
Related terms: shrub Telopea
Similar spelling:   wart