Caesalpinia


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Related to Caesalpinia: Caesalpinia bonduc, Caesalpinia bonducella, Caesalpinia pulcherrima, Caesalpinia gilliesii, Caesalpinia sappan
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Noun1.Caesalpinia - small spiny tropical trees or shrubs; includes the small genus or subgenus Poinciana
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Caesalpinioideae, subfamily Caesalpinioideae - alternative name in some classification systems for the family Caesalpiniaceae
bonduc tree, Caesalpinia bonduc, Caesalpinia bonducella, bonduc - tropical tree with large prickly pods of seeds that resemble beans and are used for jewelry and rosaries
Caesalpinia coriaria, divi-divi - small thornless tree or shrub of tropical America whose seed pods are a source of tannin
Caesalpinia decapetala, Caesalpinia sepiaria, Mysore thorn - spreading thorny shrub of tropical Asia bearing large erect racemes of red-marked yellow flowers
Caesalpinia echinata, peachwood, peach-wood, pernambuco wood, brazilwood - tropical tree with prickly trunk; its heavy red wood yields a red dye and is used for cabinetry
brazilian ironwood, Caesalpinia ferrea - thornless tree yielding heavy wood
bird of paradise, Caesalpinia gilliesii, Poinciana gilliesii, poinciana - a tropical flowering shrub having bright orange or red flowers; sometimes placed in genus Poinciana
Caesalpinia pulcherrima, flamboyant tree, paradise flower, Poinciana pulcherrima, pride of barbados - tropical shrub or small tree having showy yellow to orange-red flowers; sometimes placed in genus Poinciana
Poinciana, subgenus Poinciana - small subgenus of ornamental tropical shrubs or trees; not recognized in some classifications
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Germination et utilisation de Caesalpinia benthamiana (Baillon) P.
Caesalpinia eriostachys, Myrospermum frutescens, and Lathyrus vernus [3,13].
Type 2 antidiabetic activity of bergenin from the roots of Caesalpinia digyna Rottler.
Larvicidal properties of Caesalpinia pulcherrima (Family: Fabaceae) against Culex tritaeniorhynchus, Aedes albopictus and Anopheles subpictus (Diptera: Culicidae).
Inagua (c) January (Combretaceae) 15, 1932 Caesalpinia vesicaria Great Inagua February 27, L.
The startling yellow flowers on the Caesalpinia gilliesii from tropical America, with the long quivering bright red stamens is also something to look forward to and if the dying flowers are removed, then another flush of flowers will delight later on.
Project Description: Conserve and improve 780 hectares of forest around the apiaries of the members of the cooperative , contributing to climate change mitigation , carbon sequestration and soil improvement , since several of the eligible species (such as Piscidia piscipula ( jabE[degrees]n ) , Acacia gaumeri (box Catzim ) Lysiloma latisiliquum ( tsalam ) , Caesalpinia gaumeri ( kitinche ) , Mimosa bahamensis ( sak Catzim ) ) are legumes , favoring melinopolinE[degrees]feras species so that in the medium term is counted Top flowering and consequently increased production of nectar.
Olla v-nigrum Mulsant (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) is frequently found on the Brazilian forest plant Caesalpinia peltophoroides Benth.
To this group belong all the Caesalpinia and the catingueiras, constituting in those places where they appear 60 per cent of the desert flora; and then they are the tableland evergreens and the pipe reeds, shrubby, hollow-stemmed heliotropes, streaked with white and with flowers that grow in spiked clusters, the latter species being destined to give its name to the most legendary of villages" (RITE 33).