Definition of lacebark in English:


Line breaks: lace|bark
Pronunciation: /ˈleɪsbɑːk/


  • Any of a number of trees or shrubs which possess a lacy bark or inner bark, in particular:
    • an evergreen Caribbean shrub with a lacy inner bark that is used ornamentally (Lagetta lagetto, family Thymelaeaceae).a small ornamental New Zealand tree (genus Hoheria, family Malvaceae).
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    • The confusion of these two species has led to lacebark elm being condemned as an inferior tree.
    • Disney World has used lacebark elm extensively in their landscape and it does very well.
    • Fairgoers interested in purchasing one of the lacebarks can visit the Preservation Tree sales booth on East Park Plaza.

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