Betula lenta


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Related to Betula lenta: Betula populifolia
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Noun1.Betula lenta - common birch of the eastern United States having spicy brown bark yielding a volatile oil and hard dark wood used for furnitureBetula lenta - common birch of the eastern United States having spicy brown bark yielding a volatile oil and hard dark wood used for furniture
Betula, genus Betula - a genus of trees of the family Betulaceae (such as birches)
birch tree, birch - any betulaceous tree or shrub of the genus Betula having a thin peeling bark
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Self-taught naturalist Steve Brill showed the Medicine Hunter Chris Kilham, the twig also known as betula lenta, and asked him to give it a try.
6 3 Betula alleghaniensis -- -- -- -- Betula lenta -- -- -- -- Betula nigra 71.
The township is now nearly 90% forested and dominated by moderately shade-tolerant sprouting species such as Acer rubrum, Betula lenta, and Quercus rubra.