lillypilly

noun

lil·​ly·​pil·​ly
ˈlilēˌpilē
plural -es
: any of several related Australian trees (genus Syzygium of the family Myrtaceae) usually with glossy evergreen leaves and reddish pink to red fruits: such as
a
: an Australian tree (Syzygium smithii synonym Eugenia smithii) with white flowers and small pinkish purple berries

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“Lillypilly.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lillypilly. Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

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