cabbage tree


Definition of cabbage tree

  1. 1 :  any of several palms having an edible terminal bud: a :  an Australian palm of the genus Livistona (especially L. australis) b New Zealand :  ti 1 c :  cabbage palmetto

  2. 2 :  any of certain trees resembling in some respect a cabbage palm: such as a :  cabbage bark b :  any of several African araliaceous trees (genus Cussonia) with soft spongy wood and sparse angular branches that terminate in tufted foliage or in a spikelike inflorescence

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