Sophora tetraptera
kowhai kowhai n. A shrub or small tree ({Sophora tetraptera}) of New Zealand and Chile having pendulous racemes of tubular golden-yellow flowers; it yields a hard strong wood.

Syn: {Sophora tetraptera}. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Sophora tetraptera — kowhai kowhai n. A shrub or small tree ({Sophora tetraptera}) of New Zealand and Chile having pendulous racemes of tubular golden yellow flowers; it yields a hard strong wood. Syn: {Sophora tetraptera}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sophora tetraptera — noun shrub or small tree of New Zealand and Chile having pendulous racemes of tubular golden yellow flowers; yields a hard strong wood • Syn: ↑kowhai • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Sophora, ↑genus Sophora …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sophora — Sophora …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sophora —   Sophora …   Wikipedia Español

  • Sophora — Taxobox name = Sophora image width = 250px image caption = Sophora tetraptera flowers and leaves regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fabales familia = Fabaceae subfamilia = Faboideae tribus = Sophoreae genus =… …   Wikipedia

  • Sophora — Sophora …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sophora — ? Софора Софора четырёхкрылая (Sophora tetraptera) Научная классификация Царство: Растения Отдел: Покрытосеменные Класс …   Википедия

  • Sophora — noun cosmopolitan genus of trees and shrubs having odd pinnate leaves and showy flowers; some species placed in genus Podalyria • Syn: ↑genus Sophora • Hypernyms: ↑rosid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Papilionoideae, ↑subfamily Papilionoideae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sophora — (S. L.), Pflanzengattung aus der Familie der Papilionaceae Sophoreae, 10. Kl. 1. Ordn. L.; Arten: S. heptaphylla, in Ostindien heimischer Strauch mit siebenzählig gefiederten Blättern u. mit sehr bitter schmeckenden Samen u. Wurzeln, welche beide …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Sophora cassioides — Taxobox name = Pelú image width = 240px status = NT status system = iucn3.1 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fabales familia = Fabaceae genus = Sophora species = S. cassioides binomial = Sophora cassioides… …   Wikipedia

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