Origin of ironwood
Examples from the Web for ironwood
Historical Examples of ironwood
Other names for the tree are algaroba, honey locust, honey pod, and ironwood.
It is known as ironwood, hop-hornbeam, leverwood, and hardhack.
It is also a Florida species and is known in some localities as ironwood.
The Ironwood of India cannot be worked, as its hardness blunts every tool.The Romance of Plant Life
G. F. Scott Elliot
I begged of him as I never begged of my own father, but he was hard as the ironwood tree.Romany of the Snows