celery pine


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celery pine

n
(Plants) a New Zealand gymnosperm tree, Phyllocladus trichomanoides, with celerylike shoots and useful wood: family Phyllocladaceae
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Noun1.celery pine - Australasian evergreen conifer having a graceful head of foliage resembling celery that is composed of phyllodes borne in the axils of scalelike leaves
celery top pine, celery-topped pine, Phyllocladus asplenifolius - medium tall celery pine of Tasmania
Phyllocladus trichomanoides, tanekaha - medium tall celery pine of New Zealand
Alpine celery pine, Phyllocladus alpinus - small shrubby celery pine of New Zealand
conifer, coniferous tree - any gymnospermous tree or shrub bearing cones
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