On a property in New South Wales, a man named Holland lives with his daughter Ellen.
As years pass and Ellen grows into a beautiful young woman, her father announces his decision: she will marry the first man who can name all the species of the eucalypt, down to the last tree.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 272 pages
- Publisher: Vintage Publishing
- Publication Date: 20/05/1999
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781860464959