Definition of Genus Laburnum
1. Noun. Flowering shrubs or trees having bright yellow flowers; all parts of the plant are poisonous.
Generic synonyms: Rosid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Papilionoideae, Subfamily Papilionoideae
Member holonyms: Alpine Golden Chain, Laburnum Alpinum, Scotch Laburnum, Common Laburnum, Golden Chain, Golden Rain, Laburnum Anagyroides
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Laburnum
Literary usage of Genus Laburnum
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Structural Botany: Or Organography on the Basis of Morphology. To which is by Asa Gray (1879)
"... who neither made the subgenus nor approved jt- So, also, for the genus Laburnum we write "Laburnum, ..."
2. Gardening in California: Landscape and Flowerby John McLaren by John McLaren (1908)
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