Umbellularia

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Noun1.Umbellularia - aromatic evergreen trees of Pacific coastUmbellularia - aromatic evergreen trees of Pacific coast
magnoliid dicot genus - genus of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
family Lauraceae, Lauraceae, laurel family - a family of Lauraceae
California bay tree, California laurel, California olive, Oregon myrtle, pepperwood, sassafras laurel, Umbellularia californica, spice tree, mountain laurel - Pacific coast tree having aromatic foliage and small umbellate flowers followed by olivelike fruit; yields a hard tough wood
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Suitability of California bay laurel and other species as hosts for the nonnative redbay ambrosia beetle and granulate ambrosia beetle.
Efficacy of heat-based treatments in eliminating the recovery of the sudden oak death pathogen (Phytophthora ramorum) from infected California bay laurel leaves.
Gray squirrels utilized fruits from the California Bay Laurel (Umbellularia californica) from July to February.
Mountain laurel trees are not in the Lauraceae plant family and are not at risk, but the popular California bay laurel is part of the family and will be at risk if the beetle reaches the west coast.
Salvaged wood from locally-sourced Monterey Cypress, Walnut, Redwood, Eucalyptus and California Bay Laurel trees is featured throughout the property, used for everything from siding and ceiling beams to furniture and bathroom flooring.
Females on media A, C and E had higher probabilities of successfully producing brood than those on the medium prepared using California bay laurel wood but not the other media tested (Fig.

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