puzzle bush, noun phrase

Origin:
EnglishShow more English, from the appearance of the interlaced branches.
The deurmekaarbos (see deurmekaar sense 2), Ehretia rigida.
1980 C. Letty More Trees of S. Afr. 46The Puzzle Bush is found throughout South Africa...A Puzzle Bush is an asset to a large garden; is drought and frost-resistant, but suckers easily.
1982 Fox & Norwood Young Food from Veld 132Ehretia rigida...Common names: English — puzzle bush.
1987 [see Cape lilac sense (b) at Cape sense 2 a].
The deurmekaarbosdeurmekaar2, Ehretia rigida.

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