Cladrastis kentukea


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Noun1.Cladrastis kentukea - small handsome roundheaded deciduous tree having showy white flowers in terminal clusters and heavy hardwood yielding yellow dyeCladrastis kentukea - small handsome roundheaded deciduous tree having showy white flowers in terminal clusters and heavy hardwood yielding yellow dye
angiospermous yellowwood - any of various angiospermous trees having yellow wood
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These include black gum (Nyssa sylvatica), chestnut oak (Quercus montana), chinkapin oak (Quercus muehlenbergii), common persimmon (Diospyros virginiana), cucumbertree (Magnolia acuminate), mockernut hickory (Carya tomentosa), pignut hickory (Carya glabra), shumard oak (Queruc shumardii), sugarberry (Celtis laevigata) and yellowwood (Cladrastis kentukea).
NOTE: Kentucky yellowwood (Cladrastis kentukea) has very similar flowers, and blooms at the same time.