Bean Tree

Bean Tree

Bean Tree is a name used in different parts of the world for various trees that carry their seeds in large pods. Examples include:

*Carob
*Catalpa
*"Cassia brewsteri"
*"Cassia tomentella"
*"Erythrina verspertilio" from Australia. Also called the Bat's Wing Coral Tree and Grey Corkwood.
*"Castanospermum australe"
*"Lysiphyllum carronii"


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  • bean tree — ☆ bean tree n. any of various trees, as the catalpa or carob, bearing podlike fruit …   English World dictionary

  • bean tree — noun any of several trees having seedpods as fruits • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Hyponyms: ↑tonka bean, ↑tonka bean tree, ↑Coumarouna odorata, ↑Dipteryx odorata, ↑carob, ↑carob tree, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • bean-tree — pupmedis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pupinių (Fabaceae) šeimos augalų gentis (Laburnum). atitikmenys: lot. Laburnum angl. bean tree; goldenchain; laburnum vok. Bohnenbaum; Goldregen rus. бобовник; золотой дождь; ракитник lenk. złotokap …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • bean tree — /ˈbin tri/ (say been tree) noun any of several trees bearing pods resembling those of a bean, as the catalpa and the carob tree …  

  • bean tree — 1. any of several trees bearing pods resembling those of a bean, as the catalpa and the carob tree. 2. the laburnum, Laburnum anagyroides. [1610 20] * * * …   Universalium

  • bean-tree —   n. Australian chestnut tree; carob tree …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • bean-tree — …   Useful english dictionary

  • carob bean tree — noun evergreen Mediterranean tree with edible pods; the biblical carob • Syn: ↑carob, ↑carob tree, ↑algarroba, ↑Ceratonia siliqua • Hypernyms: ↑bean tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Ceraton …   Useful english dictionary

  • tonka bean tree — noun tall tropical South American tree having pulpy egg shaped pods of fragrant black almond shaped seeds used for flavoring • Syn: ↑tonka bean, ↑Coumarouna odorata, ↑Dipteryx odorata • Hypernyms: ↑bean tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Coumarouna, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Indian bean-tree — paprastoji katalpa statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Bignonijinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Catalpa bignonioides), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Catalpa bignonioides angl. Catawba; common catalpa; Indian bean… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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