Clianthus puniceus


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Noun1.Clianthus puniceus - evergreen shrub with scarlet to white clawlike or beaklike flowersClianthus puniceus - evergreen shrub with scarlet to white clawlike or beaklike flowers; New Zealand
clianthus, glory pea - any of various shrubs or vines of the genus Clianthus having compound leaves and pea-like red flowers in drooping racemes
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Instead, try glory pea (Clianthus puniceus) with brilliant red flowers, glory bush (Tibouchina urvilleana) carrying violet purple flowers, and crimson threadflower (Caesalpinia gilliesii), whose yellow flowers have long crimson thread.
The pollination system and stigmatic cuticle of Clianthus puniceus (Fabaceae).
A I THINK you may be referring to clianthus puniceus, which does have scarlet flowers and is commonly called a parrot's beak, but is usually grown as a climber in a greenhouse.