Definition of geebung in English:


Line breaks: gee|bung
Pronunciation: /ˈdʒiːbʌŋ


  • An Australian shrub or small tree which bears creamy-yellow flowers and small green fruit.
    • Genus Persoonia, family Proteaceae
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    • So has anyone munched any other types of geebungs and could share their tasting notes?
    • Changes in soil conditions in this area have produced an equally varied understorey of shrubs, with ferns, wattles, banksias, hakeas and geebungs, and a number of native grasses.
    • Visitors from Sydney will notice the flannel flowers - many of the peas, boronias, mint-bushes, geebungs and tea trees, however, belong to inland species.


early 19th century: from Dharuk.

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