HyperDic: huon_pine

English > 1 sense of the expression huon pine:
NOUNplanthuon pine, Lagarostrobus franklinii, Dacrydium frankliniiTasmanian timber tree with yellow aromatic wavy-grained wood used for carving and ship building
English > huon pine: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
MeaningTasmanian timber tree with yellow aromatic wavy-grained wood used for carving and ship building; sometimes placed in genus Dacrydium.
SynonymsLagarostrobus franklinii, Dacrydium franklinii
Member ofLagarostrobus, genus Lagarostrobusgenus of dioecious evergreen trees of New Zealand and Tasmania
Broaderconifer, coniferous treeAny gymnospermous tree or shrub bearing cones

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