Adenanthera pavonina

coralwood coralwood n. an East Indian tree ({Adenanthera pavonina}) with racemes of yellow-white flowers; cultivated as an ornamental.

Syn: red sandalwood, Barbados pride, peacock flower fence, {Adenanthera pavonina}. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Adenanthera Pavonina — Adenanthera pavonina …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Adenanthera pavonina — with the red seeds, India. Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • Adenanthera pavonina —   Adenanthera pavonina …   Wikipedia Español

  • Adenanthera pavonina — Adenanthera pavonina …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Adenanthera pavonina — raudonsėklis gumbamedis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Mimozinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, medieninis augalas (Adenanthera pavonina), paplitęs Azijoje ir Australijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Adenanthera pavonina angl. coralwood; red sandalwood… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Adenanthera pavonina — Sandalwood San dal*wood, n. [F. sandal, santal, fr. Ar. [,c]andal, or Gr. sa ntalon; both ultimately fr. Skr. candana. Cf. {Sanders}.] (Bot.) (a) The highly perfumed yellowish heartwood of an East Indian and Polynesian tree ({Santalum album}),… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Adenanthera pavonina — ID 1227 Symbol Key ADPA Common Name red beadtree Family Fabaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution FL, HI, PR, VI Growth Habit Tree Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Adenanthera pavonina — noun East Indian tree with racemes of yellow white flowers; cultivated as an ornamental • Syn: ↑coralwood, ↑coral wood, ↑red sandalwood, ↑Barbados pride, ↑peacock flower fence • Hypernyms: ↑tree …   Useful english dictionary

  • Adenanthera Pavonina — L. Redhead (E); Coralitos (S) . The leaves are served as famine food. Macerated leaves are used in gout and rheumatism; husked seeds are said to have an agreeable taste. Powdered seeds hasten suppuration of boils and cure prickly heat. The bark… …   EthnoBotanical Dictionary

  • Adenanthera pavonina L. — Symbol ADPA Common Name red beadtree Botanical Family Fabaceae …   Scientific plant list

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.