chinaberry

fruit of the chinaberry

Meaning

Noun

  • The bead tree or , Melia azedarach, a deciduous tree in the mahogany family Meliaceae, native to India, southern China and Australia, or its fruit.
  • The soapberry (genus Sapindus, especially Sapindus saponaria (species)), native to the Americas.
  • Actaea rubra (species), a poisonous herbaceous flowering plant in the family Ranunculaceae, native to North America.

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