Ailanthus altissima

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Noun1.Ailanthus altissima - deciduous rapidly growing tree of China with foliage like sumac and sweetish fetid flowersAilanthus altissima - deciduous rapidly growing tree of China with foliage like sumac and sweetish fetid flowers; widely planted in United States as a street tree because of its resistance to pollution
genus Ailanthus - small genus of east Asian and Chinese trees with odd-pinnate leaves and long twisted samaras
ailanthus - any of several deciduous Asian trees of the genus Ailanthus
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Their spread seems tied to another aggressive invasive species, the tree of heaven (Ailanthus altissima).
Tirnagi, Tilki otu Ailanthus altissima Simaroubaceae Ossuruk agaci (P Mill.) Swingle Alchemillasp.
As shown in table 1, the most common allergic pollens were Mesquite, Ash, Acacia, Eucalyptus, Cedar, Sycamore, Maple, Fraxinus excelsior, Pinus, Birch, Hazel, Alder, Pine, Elm, Plane tree, Olive, Botrytis, Salicaceae, Frene, Salix babylonica, and Ailanthus altissima. For convenience, common and scientific names of the relevant trees are provided in table 2.
Proline and reactive oxygen/nitrogen species metabolism is involved in the tolerant response of the invasive plant species Ailanthus altissima to drought and salinity.
Bakhtiari, "Phytoremediation potential of heavy metals by two native pasture plants (Eucalyptus grandis and ailanthus altissima) assisted with AMF and fibrous minerals in contaminated mining regions," Pollution, vol.
Among plant species Olea ferruginea was dominant in study area followed by Ailanthus altissima, Cannabis sativa, Dalbergia sissoo and Acacia nilotica (Supplementary Fig.
From the 1790s through his death in 1813, Hamilton's home was considered one of the young republic's premier horticultural showplaces and he is generally credited with introducing at least three Asian trees into North America from Europe, the ginkgo (Ginkgo biloba), the tree of heaven (Ailanthus altissima) and the paper mulberry (Broussonetia papyrifera) as well as the Norway maple (Acer platanoides) and Lombardy poplar (Populus nigra 'Italica') (Downing, 1875; Smith, 1905; Stetson, 1949).
saccharum Sugar maple Actaea pachypoda Doll's-eyes Aesculus glabra Ohio buckeye Ageratina altissima White snakeroot AILANTHUS ALTISSIMA * Tree-of-heaven ALLIARIA PETIOLATA * Garlic mustard Allium tricoccum v.
In some parts of the island Lachea the Olea europaea communities are mixed with Spartium junceum, Opuntia ficus-indica, Ailanthus altissima, in particular the latter two species often tend to alter the typical structure of the shrub community and especially to steal the habitat of indigenous communities.
Minimal research has been conducted on wood of medium and low economic value, such as tree of heaven (Ailanthus altissima (Mill) Swingle), Norway maple (Acer platanoides L.), silver maple (Acer saccharinum L.), trembling aspen (Populus tremuloides Michx.), and horse chestnut (Aesculus hippocastanum L.), aimed at generating added value through spalting (Robinson et al.
In part, this may reflect a greater likelihood of BMSB establishment success in areas with a diversity of suitable host plants, such as Chinese pistache (Pistacia chinensis), butterfly bush (Buddleja davidii) and tree of heaven (Ailanthus altissima), and an abundance of overwintering sites such as human-made structures.