coronilla


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Noun1.Coronilla - any of various plants of the genus Coronilla having purple or pink or yellow flowers in long axillary heads or umbelscoronilla - any of various plants of the genus Coronilla having purple or pink or yellow flowers in long axillary heads or umbels
genus Coronilla - genus of Old World shrubs and herbs
axseed, Coronilla varia, crown vetch - European herb resembling vetch; naturalized in the eastern United States; having umbels of pink-and-white flowers and sharp-angled pods
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Hippocrepis comosa, Coronilla varia, Gentiana cruciata, Helianthemum ovatum) and tall (Cirsium pannonicum, Centaurea scabiosa, Seseli libanotis, Peucedanum cervaria) forbs.
Finally, it would have been useful to include a short discussion in the introduction or preface on some of the more recent and divergent taxonomic changes in some genera such as some Desomodium to Hylodesmum, some Lespedeza to Kummerowia, Psoralea to Orbexilum or Pediomelum, Coronilla to Securigera, Bumelia to Sideroxylon, Saxifraga to Micranthes, Dodecatheon to Primula, Hybanthus to Cubelium, etc.
Coronilla glauca is another candidate for a warm wall with grey blue foliage and masses of rich yellow flowers with a ripe peaches fragrance.
Prosopis, Ebenopsis), and in the chemical industry (Acacia, Coronilla, Indigofera; Doyle and Luckow, 2003).