Definition of Piscidia erythrina. Meaning of Piscidia erythrina. Synonyms of Piscidia erythrina

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Definition of Piscidia erythrina

Piscidia erythrina
Dogwood Dog"wood` (-w[oo^]d`), n. [So named from skewers (dags) being made of it. Dr. Prior. See Dag, and Dagger.] (Bot.) The Cornus, a genus of large shrubs or small trees, the wood of which is exceedingly hard, and serviceable for many purposes. Note: There are several species, one of which, Cornus mascula, called also cornelian cherry, bears a red acid berry. C. florida is the flowering dogwood, a small American tree with very showy blossoms. Dogwood tree. (a) The dogwood or Cornus. (b) A papilionaceous tree (Piscidia erythrina) growing in Jamaica. It has narcotic properties; -- called also Jamaica dogwood.

Meaning of Piscidia erythrina from wikipedia

- Piscidia pisci****, formerly also called Piscidia erythrina and commonly named Florida fishpoison tree, Jamaican dogwood, or fishfuddle, is a medium-sized...
- Taub. (as E. mono**** Lam.) Piscidia pisci**** (L.) Sarg (as E. pisci**** L.) Growing, selling or possessing Erythrina spp. except for ornamental purposes...
- Costello, Christopher H.; Butler, Calvin L. (2006). "An investigation of Piscidia erythrina (Jamaica dogwood)". Journal of the American Pharmaceutical ****ociation...
- emmenagogue, anti-spasmodic, hepatic, cardiac tonic, and hypotensive. Piscidia erythrina (Jamaican dogwood) is an eclectic remedy effective for painful spasms...
- people of Mexico also called the stem and bark of Erythrina coralloides, the bark of Piscidia erythrina, and the seeds of Rhynochosia praecatoria by the...
- (Eugenia rhombea), Key Thatch Palm (Leucothrinax morrisii), J amaica Dogwood (Piscidia pisci****), False Tamarind (Lysiloma latisiliquum), Bay Cedar (Suriana...
- Middle-Eastern, and North-African, traditional medicine Rotenoids, piscidone Jamaican dogwood (Piscidia pisci****) component of Caribbean traditional medicine...
- Phyllodium Phyllota Phylloxylon Physostigma Pickeringia Pictetia Piptanthus Piscidia Pisum Plagiocarpus Platycelyphium Platycyamus Platylobium Platymiscium...
- elephant-ear tree Erythrinacoral trees Erythrina caffracoastal coral tree Erythrina coralloidesnaked coral tree Erythrina falcata – Brazilian...
- Phaseolus perplexus Phaseolus vulgaris Phaseolus sp. 1 Phaseolus sp. 2 Piscidia carthagenensis Pachecoa prismatica Pithecellobium acatlense – palo fierro...
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