litchi tree

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Noun1.litchi tree - Chinese tree cultivated especially in Philippines and India for its edible fruitlitchi tree - Chinese tree cultivated especially in Philippines and India for its edible fruit; sometimes placed in genus Nephelium
leechee, lichi, litchee, litchi nut, lychee, litchi, lichee - Chinese fruit having a thin brittle shell enclosing a sweet jellylike pulp and a single seed; often dried
fruit tree - tree bearing edible fruit
genus Litchi - Chinese trees
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It is believed that there will be increase in litchi tree productive areas in the coming years due to producer profits and the growing demand for the fruit (Lima et al.
Eighteen year old litchi tree damaged by Aceria litchii (Acari: Eriophyidae); B.
Complete of the work) including softcopy for uploading of MIS for Plantation Work of Horticultural Scheme of Mango, Guava & Litchi Tree of 706 nos Beneficiary for Seven nos.
Litchi trees of jessop colony of farakka barrage project.
Menzel, CM, Haydon GF, Simpson DR (1992b) Mineral nutrient reserves in bearing litchi trees (Litchi chinensis Sonn.
Three litchi trees were selected in an orchard and each was covered with a nylon-screen cage (3 x 3 x 3 m).
The HAM president had recently alleged that the Nitish had deployed more than two dozen policemen to stand guard around the mango and litchi trees to prevent his family, relatives and friends from plucking and eating the fruits.
Bolt and Joubert (1980) recommended air layered litchi trees for orchard establishment in 10 years trials; they compared marcoted vs grafted trees.
One possible scenario is that fruit-bearing litchi trees can attract bats, which might be the reservoir for the putative pathogen.