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|Noun||1.||pride-of-India - tree of northern India and China having purple blossoms and small inedible yellow fruits; naturalized in the southern United States as a shade tree|
azedarach, azederach, chinaberry tree, Melia azedarach, Melia azederach, Persian lilac, China tree, chinaberry
genus Melia, Melia - type genus of the Meliaceae: East Indian and Australian deciduous trees with leaves resembling those of the ash
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
|2.||pride-of-India - native to Asia, Australia, and East Indies, where it provides timber called pyinma; used elsewhere as an ornamental for its large showy flowers|
genus Lagerstroemia, Lagerstroemia - shrubs or small trees of tropical Asia and Africa usually with showy white, pink, or purplish flowers