Naked wood

(Bot.) a large rhamnaceous tree (Colibrina reclinata) of Southern Florida and the West Indies, having a hard and heavy heartwood, which takes a fine polish.
- C. S. Sargent.

See also: Naked

References in classic literature ?
Frequently raising her eyes to the trees whence these sounds came down, and feeling as though they made the place more quiet than perfect silence would have done, the child loitered from grave to grave, now stopping to replace with careful hands the bramble which had started from some green mound it helped to keep in shape, and now peeping through one of the low latticed windows into the church, with its worm-eaten books upon the desks, and baize of whitened-green mouldering from the pew sides and leaving the naked wood to view.
The low ceiling, the unplastered walls, the naked wood work, and the undraperied pulpit, offered nothing to excite the devotion, which, without such external aids, often remains latent in the heart.
Wood chunks and chips are already de rigueur - McCormick calls out pecan wood as one of the top flavors - with trendsetters seeking out more robust flavors than the naked wood provides.
ItAAEs a pretty great car, but honestly, I think the LaCrosse would have to come equipped with naked wood nymphs to placate these dissidents.
From Maine to Alabama, the armor of chestnut oaks looked like gold to the tanners who often felled the great trees, stripped the bark, and left the naked wood to rot.
Wood chunks and chips are already de rigueur -- McCormick calls out pecan wood as one of the top flavors -- with trendsetters seeking out more robust flavors than the naked wood provides.
The melancholy days are come, the saddest of the year, Of wailing winds, and naked woods (...) (2) These same years, in other places, the speed is slower, but a very soft wind crosses Europe, a network is woven, and the crisscrossing rails are abandoned; men and women on the road, on foot, exchanging words ...
Now, in the naked woods, any deer roused from its bed is a deer seen.
The snow falling around the man in the naked woods is like the ash of heaven, ash from the cool fire of God's mother-of-pearl, moon-stately heart.