a tall shrub or small tree, Leptospermum scoparium, of the myrtle family, native to New Zealand and Australia, having silky foliage when young, and bell-shaped, white flowers: often planted to prevent beach erosion.
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How to use tea tree in a sentence
They’re hypoallergenic and infused with natural tea tree oil, peppermint, aloe, and ginseng.Outside’s Guide to Surviving a Night at the Airport | lwhelan | December 16, 2021 | Outside Online
Thankfully, these products come in a wide array of scents like tea tree, lavender, rose, mint, and sage.Best aluminum-free deodorant: Keep odor at bay naturally with these formulations | Irena Collaku | August 23, 2021 | Popular-Science
“Natural oils such as lavender and tea tree oil help take out the sting and unpleasantness of mosquito bites,” says Mosquito Joe’s David Price.
Save for eucalyptus and tea tree, every soap fragrance is something I’d definitely order at an ice cream shop.Will Dr. Bronner’s Chocolate Change My Life the Way Its Soap Did? | Elazar Sontag | July 8, 2021 | Eater
In New Zealand, we would often use manuka, a native variety of tea tree.How to Make Smoked Trout, According to a Chef in Tasmania | Monica Burton | February 10, 2021 | Eater
It lives chiefly on the potato, and the Lycium barbarum, sometimes called the tea-tree, a shrub belonging to the Solanace.The Insect World | Louis Figuier
One shot was enough for each hog; after receiving it he retired hastily into the tea-tree and never came out again.The Book of the Bush | George Dunderdale
Petiver considered our plant as a species of tea tree; future observations will probably confirm his conjecture.The Botanical Magazine v 2 | William Curtis
These pools were generally lined with patches of a narrow-leaved tea tree; and were full of basaltic pebbles.Journal of an Overland Expedition in Australia | Ludwig Leichhardt
Upon reaching the tree we found an infant swaddled in layers of tea-tree bark, lying on the ground; and three or four large yams.Journal of an Overland Expedition in Australia | Ludwig Leichhardt
British Dictionary definitions for tea tree
any of various myrtaceous trees of the genus Leptospermum, of Australia and New Zealand, that yield an oil used as an antiseptic
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