Centrosema

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Noun1.Centrosema - a genus of chiefly tropical American vines of the family Leguminosae having trifoliate leaves and large flowers
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Papilionoideae, subfamily Papilionoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
Centrosema virginianum, butterfly pea - large-flowered weakly twining or prostrate vine of New Jersey to tropical eastern North America, sometimes cultivated for its purple and white flowers