Origin of castor bean
Related formscas·tor-bean, adjective
Examples from the Web for castor bean
This resemblance is responsible for some of the popular names, such as "castor-bean tick," etc.Insects and Diseases|Rennie W. Doane
"Why, it's only what we call the castor-bean, only this is larger," I venture to say.Under the Southern Cross|Elizabeth Robins
Some genera like the castor-bean (Ricinus) and Croton are cultivated for their large, showy leaves.Elements of Structural and Systematic Botany|Douglas Houghton Campbell
Horse mint and palm of crystal (Castor-bean) and bullnettle root boiled together will make a cure fer swelling.Slave Narratives, Oklahoma|Various
The castor-bean and tobacco-plant are also often seen carpeting the ground with emerald.