Melia azedarach

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Noun1.Melia azedarach - tree of northern India and China having purple blossoms and small inedible yellow fruitsMelia azedarach - tree of northern India and China having purple blossoms and small inedible yellow fruits; naturalized in the southern United States as a shade tree
genus Melia, Melia - type genus of the Meliaceae: East Indian and Australian deciduous trees with leaves resembling those of the ash
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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China-berry (Melia azedarach) had a lower relative-importance value than that of tree-of-heaven.
Bush and Van Auken (1984) commented that China-berry along with sugarberry and native colonizing species of trees likely became established following flooding.

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