broad-leaf tree

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1. A tree belonging to the angiosperms; usually broad-leaved and deciduous, such as cherry, mahogany, maple, oak, etc.
2. Wood cut from such trees.
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The huge broad-leaf trees in front of you have air plants and climbing vines that twine in and around the tree branches and trunks.
The species is found on both living and dead leaves of various broad-leaf trees and occurs occasionally on conifer foliage (Mockford 1993).
Broad-leaf trees tend to cause more damage than evergreens and Sheila is right to think an ash could be a more serious threat than her conifer.