macadamia tree

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Noun1.macadamia tree - any tree of the genus Macadamiamacadamia tree - any tree of the genus Macadamia  
genus Macadamia - trees or shrubs; Madagascar to Australia
Macadamia integrifolia - medium-sized tree of eastern Australia having creamy-white flowers
macadamia nut, macadamia nut tree, Macadamia ternifolia - small Australian tree with racemes of pink flowers; widely cultivated (especially in Hawaii) for its sweet edible nuts
Macadamia tetraphylla, Queensland nut - bushy tree with pink to purple flowers
nut tree - tree bearing edible nuts
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The crop was only introduced into South Africa in the 1960s but the country overtook the birthplace of the macadamia tree, Australia, as the world's biggest macadamia producer in 2014.
viridis nymphs on the macadamia tree trunks, and 2,114 exuviae were collected, which represented on an average of 35.
The macadamia tree seedlings are planted in a sea of lava rock, which gives the macadamias a unique reddish tint, a distinct flavor and a sweeter taste.
Seven species of macadamia tree (family Proteaceae) occur in Australia.
Almost all production is located in Limpopo, Mpumalanga and KwaZulu-Natal provinces, but attempts are now being made to cultivate macadamia trees in the Eastern Cape.
Phosphite and metalaxyl rejuvenate macadamia trees in decline caused by Phytophthora cinnamomi.
The production of flowers, fruit and leafy shoots in pruned macadamia trees.
Macadamia trees have been introduced and planted in many parts of the world, particularly in Hawaii, South Africa, Malawi, Guatemala, Brazil and Costa Rica (Nagao 2011).
Macadamia trees flowered between July and September and their nut formation occurred between October and February.
Six months later we bought the second parcel, because it had more macadamia trees on it.
This area consisted of 2 inter-rows, 165 m in length, containing 3 rows of 8-year-old macadamia trees.