A small European tree which has hanging clusters of yellow flowers followed by slender pods containing poisonous seeds. The hard timber is sometimes used as an ebony substitute.
- Genus Laburnum, family Leguminosae
- In a really well-furnished country garden the laburnums are equal in splendour to any trees that are grown.
- The only thing I have heard about laburnums is that they can seed around like crazy.
- It's something that laburnums suffer from and I fear that once you've got it, it will spread very rapidly through all the other laburnums.
Words that rhyme with laburnumsternum
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