bead tree

bead tree

noun
Barbados pride ( def 1 ).

Origin:
1660–70; so called from its bright scarlet seeds, used for necklaces

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bead tree

noun
small tree of West Indies and northeastern Venezuela having large oblong pointed leaflets and panicles of purple flowers; seeds are black or scarlet with black spots 
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