bottle tree


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bottle tree

1. any of several Australian sterculiaceous trees of the genus Sterculia (or Brachychiton) that have a bottle-shaped swollen trunk
2. another name for baobab
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Second is the Stone Bench of contemplation, a resting place to think about life, in slavery and in freedom, and all the earth's living things, seated amongst local grasses and dandelions; third is the Bottle Tree swept in a dirt circle, a magnolia tree transformed into a traditional African American yard art-form which draws on several older West African belief systems; and last, the Grassy Terrace beside Walkway consisting of local African American and Native American flowers thought in multiplicity for protection, food, medicinal use and beauty, planted in the broken containers and gourds, and along simple trellises, that would have been available to the enslaved and the indigenous population.
He opened his pub, Storytellers, on Dovecot Street five years ago and is about to open a third venue, between Ku Bar and the new "Bottle Tree Yard", serving up food, cocktails, craft beer and ales.
The granting of MDL 433 (Bottle Tree project) signals a positive development in one of the Company's northern Surat Basin coal assets.
For example: the myth of Narcissus; Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There (Lewis Carroll); The Chinese Mirror (Mirra Ginsberg); The Glass Bottle Tree (Evelyn Coleman and Gail Gordon Carter); The Glass Palace (Loung Ung); and Good Mirrors Are Not Cheap (Audre Lorde).
In addition, on one of Welty's drives out in the country, she came upon a house with a bottle tree in front.
Not a whiff of breeze in my bottle tree. Alp and I hung the branches with root beer jugs and bud vases--each filled with colored water to protect us.
Sculptor Matthew Fine combines wood, stone and metal in "Jigsaw" and "Treehouse." Greg Henry's 18-foot-tall "Bottle Tree" references African American traditions and lore.
The bottle tree (right) is a weird plant from Madagascar (an island off the east coast of Africa.) The tree looks like a bottle and even acts like one.
FERN: Dicksonia Antarctica s.hit An enormous bottle tree, Brachychiton rupestris, took centre stage with its huge trunk that stores water in times of drought.
A golden bottle tree set in a garden of pink Gerbera daisies held petite organza bags filled with crystal heart-shaped bottle stoppers as favors to the guests.
One such antecedent is Nana's bottle tree. Another is the fact that almost all the action of the film takes place outdoors.