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A tree (Osmanthus americanus) of the southeast United States, having fragrant greenish flowers, hard wood, and whitish bark. Also called wild olive.
(Plants) a variety of small broadleaf evergreen tree, Osmanthus americanus, native to the southeast US
a small tree, Osmanthus americanus, of the olive family, of the SE U.S., yielding a hard wood.
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|Noun||1.||devilwood - small tree of southern United States having panicles of dull white flowers followed by dark purple fruits|
genus Osmanthus, Osmanthus - widely distributed genus of evergreen shrubs or trees of southern United States and Middle East and China and Japan
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms