Erythrina variegata

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Synonyms for Erythrina variegata

small to medium-sized thorny tree of tropical Asia and northern Australia having dense clusters of scarlet or crimson flowers and black seeds

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But the Tigers clawed their way back thanks to substitute John Eyre.
Robbie Peers' men were in command with a 56-41 lead, but the Tigers clawed back to trail just 80-76 with a little more than two minutes remaining.
Najorda, a former Philippine Basketball Association player, buried 27 points, including the go-ahead jumper with 22 seconds remaining, as the Tigers clawed their way back from 22 points down in the second half to secure their sixth straight victory.
Ex-pro Billy Ray Robles delivered a career performance with 22 points and 18 rebounds as the Tigers clawed their way back from a 10-point deficit early in the final period, before pulling away.
But the Tigers clawed their way back into the contest with a quick-fire double of their own.
The Tigers clawed back within 57-50 on a putback by Timmerman with 3:55 left in the game.
Staring at a 12-point deficit, 58-70, with less than five minutes to go, the Tigers clawed their way back as Custodio scored 12 of his team-high 24 points.
With the 2-4 in the bag the Tigers clawed themselves closer, and heat 13 was stunning as Worrall scored a superb 5-1, taking the score to 43-35.
The hosts were 30-6 ahead at the break, but Tigers clawed back points through Justin Carney's brace of tries, Daryl Clark's score and Josh Thompson's second posting of the afternoon.
However, the Tigers clawed their way back with back-to-back 3-pointers from Zachary Richall and Daniel Stickney to narrow the score to four points, 66-62.
The Jets took the third quarter too, 21-17, but the Tigers clawed their way back into the contest drawing level at 72S-apiece with 2:21 remaining through a Kris Douse two-pointer.
Jimenez allowed three runs in the fourth, where the Tigers clawed back to within 4-3, but he regained his form to keep the visitors at bay.
The second shock triggered Taif into action and, aided by some sterling work from their pack and a very able scrum and fly-half duo, the Tigers clawed their way back into the game.
BASKETBALL: Glasgow Rocks slumped to a third straight league defeat last night as Mersey Tigers clawed their way to a 87-76 win at the Kelvin Hall.
But the Tigers clawed their wayback and in the end it was the Ospreys who were hanging on for a 32-all draw - meaning they take only two pool points into their home clash with Clermont Auvergne.