OzPic Episode 15: Mallee

Nov 11, 2015

In this episode, The Editor, Susan Butler discusses the word mallee, thought to have been borrowed from the north-western Victorian language, Wembawemba. A term used for various eucalypts with a distinctive habit of growth, find out why this tree presented a huge obstacle to settlers wishing to farm the land.

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