cheesewood


Also found in: Wikipedia.

cheesewood

(ˈtʃiːzˌwʊd)
n
(Forestry) rare Austral the tough yellowish wood of Australian trees of the genus Pittosporum: family Pittosporaceae
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
References in periodicals archive ?
The offender turns out to be the devil tree, also referred to as the blackboard tree or white cheesewood, a tree which produces white flower blossoms for the month of November.
Even hardy evergreens such as bay and cheesewood can be affected.