nJerusalem thornEast Indian spiny tree having twice-pinnate leaves and yellow flowers followed by flat pods; source of black catechu
nJerusalem thornlarge shrub or shrubby tree having sharp spines and pinnate leaves with small deciduous leaflets and sweet-scented racemose yellow-orange flowers; grown as ornamentals or hedging or emergency food for livestock; tropical America but naturalized in southern United States
nJerusalem thornspiny tree having dark red edible fruits
nJerusalem thornthorny Eurasian shrub with dry woody winged fruit
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Jerusalem thorn(Bot) a spiny, leguminous tree (Parkinsonia aculeata), widely dispersed in warm countries, and used for hedges.
Contributed by Scott Thorne, Castle Perilous, Carbondale, Ill. Jerusalem: Power Politics in the Holy City is one of the Fall 2010 releases from ElfinWerks Games.