from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The Ceratopetalum apetalum, a large saxifragaceous tree of New South Wales, furnishing a soft, close-grained, fragrant wood valued for cabinet-work.
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Willowie Scrub in Washpool National Park is the largest extent of coachwood rain forest remaining in Australia and, therefore, the world.
Typical tree species include coachwood (Ceratopetalum apetalum), sassafras (Doryphora sassafras), and lillypilly (Acmena smithii).