She knew she wanted to play corky in Bound, but her management wanted her to have nothing to do with it.
Once past youth, these trees possess a thick, corky, asbestos-like bark that defies the average fire.
The substance of all mushrooms is either fleshy, membranaceous, or corky.
Syringodendron pes-capræ; tangential vertical section in the corky part of the bark, X200.
Some species are very large, some are small, some fleshy, and some are corky or woody.
Despite its corky wings, it has none of the ruggedness of the cork elm, but is a pretty round-headed tree.
The nature of the bark is known by its splintery, fibrous, or corky texture.
Both are distinguished by their thick, furrowed, corky bark; and their rough oval-cordate leaves with unequal sides.
Sometimes the substance within the “apple” is corky, sometimes spongy.
The substance is fleshy in Boletus, but in Polyporus the greater number of species are leathery or corky, and more persistent.