cabbage tree

Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for cabbage tree

Australian palm with leaf buds that are edible when young

tree with shaggy unpleasant-smelling toxic bark and yielding strong durable wood

elegant tree having either a single trunk or a branching trunk each with terminal clusters of long narrow leaves and large panicles of fragrant white, yellow or red flowers

References in periodicals archive ?
So, too, the making of salt (Scotland Island and North Harbour), a small leather tanning industry, the making of rope and the making of cabbage tree hats all evidenced a community becoming self reliant and independent of supplies from abroad.
Cordyline Australis, the so-called Cabbage Tree, is a magnificent architectural plant for the house, on the patio, or in the garden during summer.
2 kilometre stretch of the highway starting at the Cabbage Tree Creek Bridge and continuing south along the Bruce Highway.
A huge cabbage tree dominates one side of the garden which was created in the theme of the rhyme Mary, Mary Quite Contrary.
Install roundabout at Cabbage Tree Rd and Samuel St, raised median at Samuel St and Parkland Rd, upgrade to ~Stop~ at Cabbage Tree Rd and Annam Rd west and install signage, CAMs, RRPMs and guideposts with reflectors on Cabbage Tree Rd and Samuel St
His latest victory was in the 180-nautical-mile Cabbage Tree Island Yacht Race, confirming him as a favourite for the Rolex Sydney Hobart.
Widening works along the Gateway Motorway, including the Cabbage Tree Creek and Depot Road bridges, will help reduce bottle necks.
They went on to an excellent third overall in the Flinders Islet Race in September, fifth in October's Bird Island Race, and were 11th in November's Cabbage Tree Island race, showing promise of things to come.
In November, she finished 12th on IRC in the Cabbage Tree Island race.