scribbly gum


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scribbly gum

(ˈskribəlɪ)
n
(Botany) any species of the genus Eucalyptus with smooth white bark marked with random patterns made by wood-boring insects
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The 10,064 hectare national park near the town of Mapleton features mountain scenery, numerous creeks, small waterfalls, rocky outcrops with expansive views, and diverse forests rainforest, tall open blackbutt forest, scribbly gum forest, piccabeen palm groves, vine forest and shrubby woodland.
Scribbly gum moth larvae bore a meandering tunnel through the eucalypt tree's bark.
But she never gave up trying to do the impossible of beating the disease, but is now at peace," he said in recent letter to friends from Scribbly Gum Estate, near Forster, where he now lives.
That scribbly gum is acting out again, throwing its fruit, forcing