scarlet runner bean
noun Date: 1899 a tropical American high-climbing bean (Phaseolus coccineus) that has large bright red flowers and red and black seeds and is grown widely as an ornamental and as a food bean — called also scarlet runner

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  • scarlet runner (bean) — or scarlet runner n. a climbing bean plant (Phaseolus coccineus) of tropical America, having pods with large, edible, red and black seeds and usually having scarlet flowers: often grown in cold climates as an ornamental * * * …   Universalium

  • scarlet runner (bean) — or scarlet runner n. a climbing bean plant (Phaseolus coccineus) of tropical America, having pods with large, edible, red and black seeds and usually having scarlet flowers: often grown in cold climates as an ornamental …   English World dictionary

  • scarlet runner (bean) — or scarlet runner n. a climbing bean plant (Phaseolus coccineus) of tropical America, having pods with large, edible, red and black seeds and usually having scarlet flowers: often grown in cold climates as an ornamental …   English World dictionary

  • scarlet runner bean — raudonžiedė pupelė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pupinių šeimos daržovinis, dekoratyvinis, maistinis augalas (Phaseolus coccineus), paplitęs Pietų Amerikoje, kitur – auginamas. atitikmenys: lot. Phaseolus coccineus; Phaseolus coccineus… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • scarlet runner bean — noun 1. tropical American bean with red flowers and mottled black beans similar to Phaseolus vulgaris but perennial; a preferred food bean in Great Britain • Syn: ↑scarlet runner, ↑Dutch case knife bean, ↑runner bean, ↑Phaseolus coccineus,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • runner bean — noun 1. tropical American bean with red flowers and mottled black beans similar to Phaseolus vulgaris but perennial; a preferred food bean in Great Britain • Syn: ↑scarlet runner, ↑scarlet runner bean, ↑Dutch case knife bean, ↑Phaseolus coccineus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Runner bean — Taxobox name = Runner bean image width = 240px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fabales familia = Fabaceae subfamilia = Faboideae tribus = Phaseoleae genus = Phaseolus species = P. coccineus binomial =… …   Wikipedia

  • scarlet runner — noun 1. tropical American bean with red flowers and mottled black beans similar to Phaseolus vulgaris but perennial; a preferred food bean in Great Britain • Syn: ↑scarlet runner bean, ↑Dutch case knife bean, ↑runner bean, ↑Phaseolus coccineus,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • runner bean — raudonžiedė pupelė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pupinių šeimos daržovinis, dekoratyvinis, maistinis augalas (Phaseolus coccineus), paplitęs Pietų Amerikoje, kitur – auginamas. atitikmenys: lot. Phaseolus coccineus; Phaseolus coccineus… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • runner bean — noun a) A climbing plant, Phaseolus coccineus, having long bean pods. b) The pods, sliced, as a vegetable. Syn: scarlet runner bean …   Wiktionary

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