Another term for dove tree.
More example sentences
- Davidia involucrata is commonly called the ‘handkerchief tree ‘or the ‘dove tree‘.
- We also have the biggest handkerchief tree in the country, which takes its name from its distinctive blossom, which is also out at the moment.
- It is called the handkerchief tree because of the large, curiously shaped white flowers but, like whitethorn, it is a long-term investment.