clianthus


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clianthus

any Australian or New Zealand plant of the leguminous genus Clianthus, with ornamental clusters of slender scarlet flowers
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4th race: 1 Mr Caine (Fateel Brothers Syndicate, Basem Mahdi, Marcialis Jaures); 2 Asb (S Kumail Shabir Hashim, Osama Hashim, Andrew Elliott); 3 Any Other Day (Naser Al Naser Almoamon, Osama Hashim, Mohammed Saeed); 4 Clianthus (Shaikh Mohammed bin Abdulla bin Isa Al Khalifa, J Naylor, Gerald Avranche).
A I THINK you may be referring to clianthus puniceus, which does have scarlet flowers and is commonly called a parrot's beak, but is usually grown as a climber in a greenhouse.
The plant is Clianthus, also known as Parrot's Bill.