California bay tree


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Related to California bay tree: Laurus nobilis, Umbellularia californica
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Noun1.California bay tree - Pacific coast tree having aromatic foliage and small umbellate flowers followed by olivelike fruitCalifornia bay tree - Pacific coast tree having aromatic foliage and small umbellate flowers followed by olivelike fruit; yields a hard tough wood
laurel - any of various aromatic trees of the laurel family
genus Umbellularia, Umbellularia - aromatic evergreen trees of Pacific coast
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That may also account for some of its other common names like bay tree, California bay tree, green bay tree and spice-tree.
But then there's the company's Laurical canola oil, enhanced with genes from the California bay tree.
The enzyme was purified from the seeds of the wild California bay tree, which contains significant amounts of the fatty acids, caprate (C10) and laurate (C12).

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