genus Butea


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Noun1.genus Butea - genus of East Indian trees or shrubs: dhak
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Papilionoideae, subfamily Papilionoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
Butea frondosa, Butea monosperma, dak, dhak, palas - East Indian tree bearing a profusion of intense vermilion velvet-textured blooms and yielding a yellow dye