American basswood


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Noun1.American basswood - large American shade tree with large dark green leaves and rounded crownAmerican basswood - large American shade tree with large dark green leaves and rounded crown
linden tree, basswood, lime tree, linden, lime - any of various deciduous trees of the genus Tilia with heart-shaped leaves and drooping cymose clusters of yellowish often fragrant flowers; several yield valuable timber
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Mature forest at our deciduous site was primarily open-understory deciduous forest dominated by sugar maple (Acer saccharum), American basswood (Tilia americana), paper birch (Betula papyrifera), quaking aspen (Populus tremuloides), big-tooth aspen (P.
TREES AND BUSHES Winter Hazel Witch Hazel Willow Acer Maple Flowering Quince Poplar Black Locust Catalpa American Basswood Sourwood WILDFLOWERS Dandelion (Don't kill them.
I think the flowers and tea produced by the European little-leaved linden (Tilia cordata, often planted as a shade tree in North America) are better than those produced by the American basswood.
Sugar maple (31%), American basswood (11%), and sweet birch (10%) were the major species for the 30-year-old stand and accounted for 52 percent of the total number of trees.
Twenty and twenty-five years after the tornado the most damaged portion of the forest is still a sugar maple/ slippery elm community, with chinkapin oak, Ohio buckeye, American basswood, white ash and hackberry of secondary importance.

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