Definition of Tree celandine
1. Noun. Small Central American tree having loose racemes of purple-tinted green flowers.
Group relationships: Genus Bocconia
Generic synonyms: Angiospermous Tree, Flowering Tree
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tree Celandine
Literary usage of Tree celandine
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1. Pharmaceutical Journal by Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain (1847)
"... parrot-weed, tree celandine, and in Nevis, parrot-weed. The trunk and branches contain a pith like that of the Sambucus nigra, or elder-tree of Europe; ..."
2. Hortus Kewensis; Or, A Catalogue of the Plants Cultivated in the Royal by William Aiton (1813)
"17*. Tormentil, iii. 279- Touch me not, ii. 5O. Tower Mustard, iv. 1O8. Traveller's Joy, iii. 345. Treacle Mustard, iv. 78. tree celandine, iii. 142. ..."