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  • proper n. A taxonomic genus within the tribe Genisteae — laburnums, the golden chains.


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  • Fund was effected at the home of John Stewart Bryan, "Laburnum", at a meeting, on June 19, 1920, by representatives of the Board of Visitors, Faculty and Alumni of the University of Virginia.

    Board of Visitors minutes

  • Laburnum and Lilack suspended on scaffold poles from house to house, but every boddy were dissappointed and vex'd, as the Emperor had slid through the town in private at seven in the morning.

    Letter 290

  • She has been quoted in the Indian Express, A few years ago some of the wiser citizens had decided to rename the famous Laburnum Road near Gamdevi, under the impression that it was named after some Englishman.

    Archive 2009-04-01

  • Only at the eleventh hour the BMC came to know the road was named after the Laburnum tree that used to grow in that area, and a big bloomer was averted.''

    Archive 2009-04-01

  • It is also called the Indian laburnum, not to be mixed up with the Laburnum trees of the famous Laburnum Road at Gamdevi.

    Archive 2009-04-01

  • If you want to know more about Laburnum Road, read Windy Skies excellent post on the same.

    Archive 2009-04-01

  • It is believed that Gandhiji used to gaze at these Laburnum trees from the Mani Bhavan which is located on Laburnum Road at Gamdevi.

    Archive 2009-04-01

  • The Amaltas tree is said to a cousin of the English Laburnum.

    Archive 2009-04-01

  • Nine species classified as rare in the Slovenian Red Data Book are also present and include Aconitum anthora, Cercis siliquastrum, Delphinium fissum, Euphrasia italica, Juniperus oxycedrus, Laburnum alschingeri; Orobanche hederae is found only in the Great Valley.

    Skocjan Caves Regional Park, Slovenia

  • The van shot down Laburnum Avenue, past the statue of A.P. Hill.

    A Corpse is a Corpse


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