devil tree

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Synonyms for devil tree

evergreen tree of eastern Asia and Philippines having large leathery leaves and small green-white flowers in compact cymes

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The offender turns out to be the devil tree, also referred to as the blackboard tree or white cheesewood, a tree which produces white flower blossoms for the month of November.
The devil tree is a common sight around Kaohsiung, lining the perimeter of many roads, schools, and parks.
His subsequent novels, including The Devil Tree (1973), Cockpit (1975), Blind Date (1977), Passion Play (1979), and Pinball (1982) continue to explore themes of sex, violence, power, and destruction as means to symbolic insights into a modern society in which conventional values and morality no longer apply.