manna gum


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Noun1.manna gum - tall tree yielding a false mannamanna gum - tall tree yielding a false manna  
eucalypt, eucalyptus tree, eucalyptus - a tree of the genus Eucalyptus
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The deep stony steps wind up the mountain side of tree ferns, manna gum and blackwood.
Drew Laslett, a wildlife officer, points at a type of eucalyptus known as a manna gum where a male and female koala, brown-furred and gray on the underparts, are in separate high forks, warily looking down through a fringe of frayed branches.
In the manna gum, the male and female, gripping branches with their two-thumbed hands, are not at all happy about the sudden attention.