Definition of Cladrastis
1. Noun. Yellowwoods.
Generic synonyms: Rosid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Papilionoideae, Subfamily Papilionoideae
Member holonyms: Cladrastis Kentukea, Cladrastis Lutea, Gopherwood, Kentucky Yellowwood
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cladrastis
Literary usage of Cladrastis
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Trees of America: Native and Foreign, Pictorially and Botanically by Daniel Jay Browne (1846)
"Cladrastis, Virgilio, Sophora, OF AUTHORS. Derivations. ... Flowers racemose without bracts. genus Cladrastis embraces but one species, a native of the ..."
2. Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club by Torrey Botanical Club (1894)
"Cladrastis Raf. Neog. i (1825). 2214. Cladrastis lutea (Michx. ... Cladrastis tinctoria Raf. Neog. i (1825). ii. THERMOPSIS R. Br. in Ait. f. Hort. Kew. ..."