desert oak


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desert oak

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(Plants) a tree, Casuarina decaisneana, of Central and NW Australia, the timber of which is resistant to termite attack
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The clubhouse was designed by architect practice Emission Zero, manufactured in Russia and constructed on site by Evesham contractors Desert Oak who are finishing the interior.
Reaches of tuart forest and desert oak stretch out on either side, and in the distance to the west, the flinty rock of the Emery and Bonython Ranges suggest harder, drier country.
But it is an ancient dead desert oak that forms the focus of the complex.
Project: Easy-Living House, Las Vegas; Price: $235,000; guilder: Desert Oak Homes, Las Vegas; Architect: Architects Lorimer-Case, San Diego; Interior designer: The New York 'rimes Women's Magazines, New York City; Directions: South on Paradise Road to Tropicana.
Brand notes that several of the traditional foods in her study -- including pigweed, blue grass lily, arrowroot, Polynesian wet taro and a paste of desert oak -- bear no outward resemblance to the traditional Pima foods.
Daryl Poe was arrested Tuesday at his home in the 2400 block of Desert Oak Drive in Palmdale after deputies traced a license plate number back to his address.
The first discovery was of the body of a woman, found by a jogger on a trail near Old Harold and Desert Oak drives just before 9 a.
PALMDALE - The body of a teen-age girl who appeared to have suffered head injuries was found by a passing jogger near Old Harold Road and Desert Oak Drive on Sunday morning, Los Angeles Sheriff's officials said.
Two sheriff's deputies who responded to a March 8 burglary call at the victim's Desert Oak Drive home identified Salvador Hernandez, 21, as the man they chased from the house.
Palmdale sheriff's detectives arrested Salvador Hernandez, 21, after obtaining a warrant based on fingerprints found in the woman's Desert Oak Drive home, deputies said.