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Noun1.Betula - a genus of trees of the family Betulaceae (such as birches)Betula - a genus of trees of the family Betulaceae (such as birches)
hamamelid dicot genus - genus of mostly woody relatively primitive dicotyledonous flowering plants with flowers often unisexual and often borne in catkins
Betulaceae, birch family, family Betulaceae - monoecious trees and shrubs (including the genera Betula and Alnus and Carpinus and Corylus and Ostrya and Ostryopsis)
birch tree, birch - any betulaceous tree or shrub of the genus Betula having a thin peeling bark
Betula alleghaniensis, Betula leutea, yellow birch - tree of eastern North America with thin lustrous yellow or grey bark
American white birch, Betula cordifolia, Betula papyrifera, canoe birch, paper birch, paperbark birch - small American birch with peeling white bark often worked into e.g. baskets or toy canoes
American gray birch, American grey birch, Betula populifolia, gray birch, grey birch - medium-sized birch of eastern North America having white or pale grey bark and valueless wood; occurs often as a second-growth forest tree
Betula pendula, common birch, European white birch, silver birch - European birch with silvery white peeling bark and markedly drooping branches
Betula pubescens, downy birch, white birch - European birch with dull white to pale brown bark and somewhat drooping hairy branches
Betula nigra, red birch, river birch, black birch - birch of swamps and river bottoms throughout the eastern United States having reddish-brown bark
Betula lenta, black birch, cherry birch, sweet birch - common birch of the eastern United States having spicy brown bark yielding a volatile oil and hard dark wood used for furniture
Betula neoalaskana, Yukon white birch - Alaskan birch with white to pale brown bark
Betula fontinalis, mountain birch, swamp birch, water birch, Western birch, Western paper birch - birch of western United States resembling the paper birch but having brownish bark
American dwarf birch, Betula glandulosa, Newfoundland dwarf birch - small shrub of colder parts of North America and Greenland
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nana pollen grains are similar to those of birch trees, such as Betula pendula Roth and Betula pubescens Ehrh.
Recovery of young Betula pendula trees after stem breakage.
uk This Silver Birch or Betula tree has an abundance of foliage and is the tallest of these three fellows.
You can create your own little haven by planting smaller trees such as betula (birch) or sorbus (mountain ash) and hedges of pyracantha, crataegus (hawthorn) or cotoneaster.
Birch is represented in Greece by the species Betula pendula Roth.
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No birch can match the chalk white bark of a good Betula jacquemontii; grafted trees are usually whitest.
Contract Award Notice: Supply and plant 3nr Betula Pendula Swiss Glory trees.
Expert tip: Look out for betula jacquemontii, which has the most striking white bark and grow it as a beautiful specimen tree.
Betula utilis 'Jacquemontii' - with its pure white bark, it shines out as a beacon in the garden in winter and provides a playground and viewing platform for the local bird population.