bird of paradise

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Synonyms for bird of paradise

a tropical flowering shrub having bright orange or red flowers

ornamental plant of tropical South Africa and South America having stalks of orange and purplish-blue flowers resembling a bird

any of numerous brilliantly colored plumed birds of the New Guinea area

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com/articles/s41467-017-02088-w) open-access study , titled "Structural absorption by barbule microstructures of super black bird of paradise feathers," was Teresa Feo of the National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.
The intricate trading arrangements which brought the bird of paradise feathers to the global market are discussed to demonstrate the great effort that was necessary to bring the feathers and other eastern Indonesian and New Guinean products to the outside world.
A cushion may be the most obvious and cost-effective way of enticing a bird of paradise to your pad, but there are other soft furnishing options, such as a statement bedspread.
I mentioned bird cages before, printed on the Bird of Paradise cushion, and you can also have the real thing - possibly the ultimate Eastern accessory.
Elevated serum iron parameters were lowered through dietary manipulation in captive Raggiana bird of paradise (Paradisaea raggiana).
I am concerned about my two bird of paradise plants.
They also spotted the famous Berlepsch's six-wired bird of paradise (see photo, table of contents).
The team also photographed Berlepsch's six-wired bird of paradise, which had been seen in 19th century photographs but whose home was unknown.
Customs officials opened his suitcase and a bird of paradise flew out.
A particular preference was for the feathers of the bird of paradise, which arrived by the thousand from New Guinea.
OTCBB:CFPC) announced today that it hosted its special shareholders meeting at the Conference Room of Bird of Paradise Hotel, Goroka, EHP, Papua New Guinea at 11:00 a.