Definition of Erythrina Indica

1. Noun. Small to medium-sized thorny tree of tropical Asia and northern Australia having dense clusters of scarlet or crimson flowers and black seeds.

Exact synonyms: Erythrina Variegata, Indian Coral Tree
Generic synonyms: Coral Tree, Erythrina



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Erythrina Indica

Eryngium
Eryngium aquaticum
Eryngium maritimum
Eryngium yuccifolium
Erysimum
Erysimum allionii
Erysimum arkansanum
Erysimum asperum
Erysimum cheiranthoides
Erysimum cheiri
Erysipelothrix insidiosa
Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae
Erysiphaceae
Erysiphales
Erysiphe
Erythrina Indica (current term)
Erythrina caffra
Erythrina corallodendrum
Erythrina crista-galli
Erythrina lysistemon
Erythrina variegata
Erythrina vespertilio
Erythrocin
Erythronium albidum
Erythronium americanum
Erythronium californicum
Erythronium dens-canis
Erythronium grandiflorum
Erythronium montanum
Erythroxylaceae

Literary usage of Erythrina Indica

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1. Observations of a Naturalist in the Pacific Between 1896 and 1899 by Henry Brougham Guppy (1906)
"However, in various localities in Fiji, as on the shores of Natewa Bay in Vanua Levu, Erythrina indica thrives as a characteristic beach tree. ..."

2. The Vegetable Materia Medica of Western India by William Dymock (1885)
"... and armed with formidable stinging hairs of a golden brown colour. Erythrina indica, Lam., Wight Ic., t. ..."

3. The Horticulturist, and Journal of Rural Art and Rural Taste by Luther Tucker (1857)
"The tree is the Erythrina indica, of the family of the Leguminosas. ... Erythrina indica (Lam. diet. 2, p. 391, var. a). Stem, arboreal, prickly ..."

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