from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The plant of any climbing bean.
- noun The wild kidney-bean, Phaseolus perennis; also
Strophostyles helvola. See Strophostyles.
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The meadow that stretched beyond Nancy's cabin was a green sea, with flower foam of white weed and dog-fennel; and the fence row was a long breaker with surf of elder blossom, the garden a tangle of bean-vine arbours.