rose-acacia

rose acacia

noun
a small tree, Robinia hispida, of the legume family, native to the southeastern U.S., having drooping clusters of large, dark rose-colored flowers.

Origin:
1810–20

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rose acacia
 
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See also locust a leguminous shrub, Robinia hispida, of the southern US, having prickly branches bearing clusters of red scentless flowers

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