kowhai definition

  • noun:
    • a little woody legume tree native to New Zealand that yellow blossoms. It's the nationwide flower of New Zealand.
    • A shrub or little tree (Sophora tetraptera) of New Zealand and Chile having pendulous racemes of tubular golden-yellow plants; it yields a tough powerful lumber.
    • In brand new Zealand, either of two trees of the bean family, Sophora tetraptera and Clianthus puniceus.
    • shrub or little tree of New Zealand and Chile having pendulous racemes of tubular golden-yellow flowers; yields a hard strong timber

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