Sturt's desert pea

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Sturt's desert pea
 
n
(Austral) the desert pea
 
[named after Charles Sturt (1795--1869), English explorer of the Australian interior]

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sturt's desert pea

noun
sprawling shrubby perennial noted for its scarlet black-marked flowers; widely distributed in dry parts of Australia [syn: desert pea
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