nChionanthusdeciduous trees or shrubs: fringe tree
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
nchionanthusA genus of low trees or shrubs, of the natural order Oleaceæ, natives of eastern North America and eastern Asia. The principal species is C. Virginica, the fringe-tree of the United States. See fringe-tree.
Oleinae : Chionanthus axillaris.
"Narrative of a Survey of the Intertropical and Western Coasts of Australia" by Phillip Parker King