river gum


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Noun1.river gum - somewhat crooked red gum tree growing chiefly along riversriver gum - somewhat crooked red gum tree growing chiefly along rivers; has durable reddish lumber used in heavy construction
eucalypt, eucalyptus tree, eucalyptus - a tree of the genus Eucalyptus
eucalyptus gum, eucalyptus kino, red gum - reddish-brown dried gummy exudation from any of several trees of the genus Eucalyptus especially Eucalyptus camaldulensis
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You could dig about 60 centimetres below a red river gum or a black wattle tree in spring or summer for some nice, juicy witchetty grubs.
The red river gum is the life support system of the Murray.
It mills dozens of hardwoods, including exotics like Carolina cherry, black acacia, melaleuca, red river gum, carob, sycamore, silver maple and holly oak; and softwoods, which include Fern pine, Canary Island pine, Italian stone pine, and cedar.