coral bean

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coral bean

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Noun1.coral bean - shrub or small tree having pinnate leaves poisonous to livestock and dense racemes of intensely fragrant blue flowers and red beanscoral bean - shrub or small tree having pinnate leaves poisonous to livestock and dense racemes of intensely fragrant blue flowers and red beans
genus Sophora, Sophora - cosmopolitan genus of trees and shrubs having odd-pinnate leaves and showy flowers; some species placed in genus Podalyria
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
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Species in this category include some of the characteristic trees, shrubs, and woody vines of the eastern North American deciduous forest and particularly elements of the Coastal Plain forest, such as Ampelopsis arborea (pepper-vine), Celtis laevigata (Texas sugarberry), Cissus incisa (ivy treebine), Erythrina herbacea (coral bean), Phoradendron tomentosum (mistletoe), Quercus virginiana (live-oak), and Ulmus crassifolia (cedar elm) (Benson, 1979; MacRoberts, 1984).