Definition of Evening trumpet flower
1. Noun. Poisonous woody evergreen vine of southeastern United States having fragrant yellow funnel-shaped flowers.
Group relationships: Gelsemium, Genus Gelsemium
Generic synonyms: Vine
Lexicographical Neighbors of Evening Trumpet Flower
Literary usage of Evening trumpet flower
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States, Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord. Britton, Hon. Addison. Brown (1913)
"Texas. Mexico and Guatemala, mostly near the coast. March-Oct. Called also Carolina wild woodbine, and evening trumpet-flower. 2. ..."
2. Plant Names, Scientific and Popular, Including in the Case of Each Plant the by Albert Brown Lyons (1900)
"Virginia to Florida, Texas and south to- Guatemala. Yellow Jasmine or Jessamine, Carolina Jessamine, Carolina Wild Woodbine, Evening Trumpet-flower; Ger. ..."
3. Southern Wild Flowers and Trees: Together with Shrubs, Vines and Various by Alice Lounsberry (1901)
"Under the names also of evening trumpet-flower and Carolina wild woodbine is this lovely individual known. Before, or just after, it has flowered, ..."
4. Principal poisonous plants of the United States by Victor King Chesnut (1898)
"... names: Yellow jessamine; yellow jessamine of the South; wild jessamine; Carolina jasmine; woodbine; Carolina wild woodbine; evening trumpet-flower. ..."
5. Ginseng and Other Medicinal Plants: A Book of Valuable Information for by Arthur Robert Harding (1908)
"OTHER COMMON NAMES — Carolina jasmine or jessamine, Carolina wild woodbine, evening trumpet-flower. HABITAT AND RANGE— Yellow jasmine is a plant native to ..."