Adenanthera pavonina

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Adenanthera pavonina

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BARBADOES PRIDE. CORAL PEA. RED SANDALWOOD. One of the largest trees of tropical eastern Asia. The seeds are eaten by the common people[1]. It has been introduced into the West Indies and various parts of South America[2].

  1. Lunan, J. Hort. Jam. 1:7. 1814.
  2. Hooker, W. J. Journ. Bot. 4:343. 1842.
Sturtevant, Notes on edible plants, 1919.


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