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quandong

, quandang, quantong
1. 
a. a small Australian santalaceous tree, Eucarya acuminata (or Fusanus acuminatus)
b. the edible fruit or nut of this tree, used in preserves
2. silver quandong
a. the pale easily worked timber of this tree
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- Quandong fruits extract has super nourishing extracts leaving skin protected and refreshed
Dessert was Riberry June, saltbush fudge, and quandong nougat.
Feeding occurred mostly in the upper and mid-canopy (93% of observations), with only three observations of catbirds recovering fallen Crabapple Schizomeria ovata, White Quandong and Lillypilly Syzygium smithii fruits on the ground.
The medicinal value of the native quandong, an edible fruit, is also covered in this chapter.
Key ingredients include quandong, also known as desert peach, which is high in vitamin C and essential fatty acids to help improve the complexion and assist with gentle exfoliation; desert lime, which thrives in the semi-arid area of Eastern Australia and is rich in antioxidant vitamin C; and acacia (wattle), a tree native to Australia whose extract exfoliates.
Beauty Ingredients: Abacross; Abacross wild rosella; Abacross kakadu plum; Abacross caviar lime; Abacross goji berry; Abacross macadamia butter; Abacross lilly pilly; Abacross rainforest lime; Abacross quandong; Abacross wattle-seed; Abacross desert lime; Abacross hibiscus flower
VITAMAN SCALP AND HAIR TREATMENT (l16.50): Enriched with unique plant extracts, such as Quandong seed oil treats both the scalp and hair helping to improve itchy and flaky conditions and is excellent for treating psoriasis, eczema and dandruff.
Palm fronds and silky-oak branches thrashed the sides of the house and quandong berries pelted the verandas like hail.
Henzell says the long-standing suppression of mulga and other trees and shrubs--such as bullock bush, sandalwood, quandong, native honeysuckle and native apricot--by rabbits and other introduced animals, is a serious state of affairs because these woody perennials contribute more to landscape stability than short lived, less drought-tolerant plants.
Jones GP, Rao KS, Tucker DJ, Richardson B, Barnes A, Rivett DE (1995) Antimicrobial activity of santalbic acid from the oil of Santalum acuminatum (Quandong).
It could be argued that the more English-looking two-word terms SILVER QUANDONG and SLIP REGULATOR are improvements.
Avis Gale was born 52 years ago under a Quandong tree near Ceduna, on the edge of the flat, dry Nullabor Plain in central South Australia.