pagoda tree


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pagoda tree

n
(Plants) a Chinese leguminous tree, Sophora japonica, with ornamental white flowers and dark green foliage
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Noun1.pagoda tree - tall sparingly branched conical tree having large fragrant yellow flowers with white centerspagoda tree - tall sparingly branched conical tree having large fragrant yellow flowers with white centers
frangipani, frangipanni - any of various tropical American deciduous shrubs or trees of the genus Plumeria having milky sap and showy fragrant funnel-shaped variously colored flowers
2.pagoda tree - frangipani of India having an erect habit and conical formpagoda tree - frangipani of India having an erect habit and conical form; grown in temple gardens
frangipani, frangipanni - any of various tropical American deciduous shrubs or trees of the genus Plumeria having milky sap and showy fragrant funnel-shaped variously colored flowers
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Pagoda tree (Sophora japonica, 6 x 4.4m) - graceful tree of long clusters of creamy-white flowers in late summer.
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