Sophora secundiflora


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Noun1.Sophora secundiflora - shrub or small tree having pinnate leaves poisonous to livestock and dense racemes of intensely fragrant blue flowers and red beansSophora secundiflora - shrub or small tree having pinnate leaves poisonous to livestock and dense racemes of intensely fragrant blue flowers and red beans
genus Sophora, Sophora - cosmopolitan genus of trees and shrubs having odd-pinnate leaves and showy flowers; some species placed in genus Podalyria
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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mexicanomm Cockerell Xylocopa Dalea formosa Torr, (Notoxylocopa) Sophora secundiflora tabanifomhs (Ortega) Lag.
Mescal beans (Sophora secundiflora) are small red beans that grow on small trees, while peyote (Lophophora williamsii) is a small green cactus that grows on the ground.
The nest depredated by the katydid was located in a 2 m tall Texas mountain laurel (Sophora secundiflora) in a riparian area adjacent to a small dry creek.
fremontii), hopseed bush (Dodonaea viscosa), Texas mountain laurel (Sophora secundiflora), or New Mexican privet (Forestiera neomexicana).
fusiformis (plateau live oak) with subdominants including Diospyros texana (Texas persimmon) and Sophora secundiflora (mountain laurel).
Abstract-Gas exchange rates of sun and shade leaves of Sophora secundiflora (Leguminosae, Texas Mountain Laurel) were measured.
Today's ornamental varieties often contain these compounds and are known by common names such as "pearly gates" and "heavenly blues." North American Indians used mescal beans (Sophora secundiflora) before they began to use peyote.