Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Noun: bendy tree  ben-dee tree
  1. Pantropical tree of usually seacoasts sometimes cultivated as an ornamental for its rounded heart-shaped leaves and showy yellow and purple flowers; yields valuable pink to dark red close-grained wood and oil from its seeds
    - portia tree, seaside mahoe, Thespesia populnea

Derived forms: bendy trees

Type of: tulipwood tree

Part of: genus Thespesia, Thespesia