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Indian bean tree Line breaks: In¦dian bean tree

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of Indian bean tree in English:


A North American catalpa which is widely planted in urban parks in Europe.
  • Catalpa bignonioides, family Bignoniaceae
Example sentences
  • A lovely mature Indian bean tree dominates the entrance and has started flowering in the last few years.
  • The Indian bean tree, Catulph bungai, has beautiful catkin-like pods and the sweet chestnut, Castanea savita, has fat spiky burrs.
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