Indian bean


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Noun1.Indian bean - tree of the genus Catalpa with large leaves and white flowers followed by long slender podsIndian bean - tree of the genus Catalpa with large leaves and white flowers followed by long slender pods
genus Catalpa - a dicotyledonous genus of plants belonging to the family Bignoniaceae; has large flowers (white or mottled) and long terete pods
Catalpa bignioides - catalpa tree of southern United States
Catalpa speciosa - catalpa tree of central United States
bean tree - any of several trees having seedpods as fruits
2.Indian bean - perennial twining vine of Old World tropics having trifoliate leaves and racemes of fragrant purple pea-like flowers followed by maroon pods of edible seedsIndian bean - perennial twining vine of Old World tropics having trifoliate leaves and racemes of fragrant purple pea-like flowers followed by maroon pods of edible seeds; grown as an ornamental and as a vegetable on the Indian subcontinent; sometimes placed in genus Dolichos
genus Lablab, Lablab - one species: hyacinth bean
vine - a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface
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The Hidatsa Red Indian bean is the color of coral; Nonna Agness Blue Bean seems made of lapis, and my yellow wax bean is now a polished onyx black.
The final tree in our series is the gorgeous golden Indian bean tree.
All those fanciful thoughts of exotic figs, black walnuts, Gingko and Indian bean trees were dashed: I could picture Mr Jones guffawing into his flat cap at the thought of such madness.
We began with the smoked salmon slices and the seafood pasta salad, but not before sneaking a quick spoonful of the spiced Chana Chaat (a spiced Indian bean salad of chickpeas and onion) and a dollop of humus for good measure.
In this small contemporary garden, pebbles, smooth paving and timber decking are combined with large-leaved Indian bean trees underplanted with the black grass, Ohiopogon Nigrescens.
However, per cent reduction was more in paired system irrespective of intercrop because in paired system, plants were under competition with their neighbour immediately and it become more pronounced by imposition of Indian bean which compete more stiff for resources and thus maximum reduction in paired row + Indian bean (T10) than in equidistant row.
The Lord Mayor of Westminster, Councillor Tim Joiner, then led other dignitaries in placing wreaths before a historic Indian bean tree, planted by The Queen at the time of her Coronation in 1953.
Crosby Labour MP Claire Curtis Thomas planted an Indian bean tree, chosen because it has heart shaped leaves and grows straight and tall, at Pottersbarn Park in Crosby to mark the initiative.
Among her 160 different shrubs and trees, there is a Lantern Tree and an Indian Bean Tree, more than 70 types of clematis and 30 hostas, without a slug or snail nibble in sight - thanks to the hedgehogs, she explains.
The catalpa, also known as Indian bean tree and fish bait tree, should be considered for every country home.

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