Scrubby trees; scrubby cattle.
A scrubby little house.
These upland forests are of a scrubby character and are called catingas.
The plateau, known as the Ogaden plateau, everywhere presents the same monotonous aspect of a boundless steppe clothed with a scanty vegetation of scrubby plants and herbaceous growths.
The forests, though occasionally very dense, as in the Western Ghats, are usually drier and more open than those of the Malayan type, and are often scrubby.
scrubby oak bushes, typical of the Balkans, could be found on the slopes above the river valley.