Definition of Clianthus formosus
1. Noun. Sprawling shrubby perennial noted for its scarlet black-marked flowers; widely distributed in dry parts of Australia.
Generic synonyms: Clianthus, Glory Pea
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Literary usage of Clianthus formosus
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1. The Floricultural Cabinet, and Florists Magazine by Joseph Harrison (1850)
"clianthus formosus.—Messrs. Veitch, of Exeter;, possess this beautiful species. It is similar in habit to the old C. puniceus. ..."