bloodwood tree


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  • noun

Synonyms for bloodwood tree

deciduous South African tree having large odd-pinnate leaves and profuse fragrant orange-yellow flowers

spiny shrub or small tree of Central America and West Indies having bipinnate leaves and racemes of small bright yellow flowers and yielding a hard brown or brownish-red heartwood used in preparing a black dye

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They decided that it was imperative to ensure the least possible disturbance of the site the contour at which the sand dunes of the desert meet the microclimate created by Uluru, where bearded grass, umbrella bush and bloodwood trees begin to dominate the desert oaks and spinifex of the endless shifting sandy plains.
His place of escape is the great outdoors, attracted by the family of kangaroos up among the bloodwood trees and ultimately lured by the seductive call of the wilderness.