American aspen


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Noun1.American aspen - slender aspen native to North AmericaAmerican aspen - slender aspen native to North America
aspen - any of several trees of the genus Populus having leaves on flattened stalks so that they flutter in the lightest wind
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Hipkins, "Clonal dynamics in western North American aspen (Populus tremuloides)," Molecular Ecology, vol.
Populus tremuloides is the American aspen. A related species is Populus tremula, which is aspen that grows in Europe, Asia and North Africa.
The clonal growth habit of American aspens. Ecology 47:439-447.

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