scurfy pea

variants: less commonly

scurf pea


scurvy pea

Definition of scurfy pea

  1. :  any of several plants of the genus Psoralea; especially :  a bushy branched herb (P. tenuiflora floribunda) of central North America with white canescent foliage and purplish flowers in oblong spikes

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