Sturt's desert pea


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Related to Sturt's desert pea: Sturt's Desert Rose, Tasmanian Blue Gum

Sturt's desert pea

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(Plants) Austral the desert pea
[named after Charles Sturt]
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Noun1.Sturt's desert pea - sprawling shrubby perennial noted for its scarlet black-marked flowers; widely distributed in dry parts of Australia
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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Maluku Kuru is the name used by the local Aboriginal people for the Sturt's Desert Pea (Swainsona formosa), which grows in the area.