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Related to Chionanthus: Chionanthus virginicus
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Noun1.Chionanthus - deciduous trees or shrubs: fringe tree
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
family Oleaceae, Oleaceae, olive family - trees and shrubs having berries or drupes or capsules as fruits; sometimes placed in the order Oleales: olive; ash; jasmine; privet; lilac
fringe tree - any of various small decorative flowering trees or shrubs of the genus Chionanthus
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Characteristic combination of almendrillo with yamagua (Prunus myrtifolia with Guarea guidonia, 4 plots) Vertical Abundance- Presence Species structure Coverage Degree Canopy layer Guarea guidonia D 2 V Dendropanax arboreus D 2 V Prunus myrtifolia C 1 V Ocotea leucoxylon C 1 V Cinnamomum elongatum C 1 V Zanthoxylum martinicense C 1 V Cupania americana C 1 V Trophis racemosa C 1 V Chionanthus domingensis C 1 V Beilschmiedia pendula C 1 V Chrysophyllum oliviforme I 1 V Prunus occidentalis C 1 IV Roystonea regia C 1 IV Ocotea floribunda C 1 IV Pseudolmedia spuria C 1 IV Prestoea acuminata var.
In a study of ornamentals, Werner (2007) observed exceptional drought tolerance in four species which all possess tori: Chionanthus retusus Lindl.
ericifolia (oil from these leaves has been used for dental and medical preparations), a subspecies of Stephania japonica (used in several cultures for its antispasmodic and astringent action), a rare species of Coprosma (inopinata) that was only discovered on the mountain ridges in 1990, and Chionanthus quadristamineus (blue plum), with its large blue fruit.
En el bosque tropical lluvioso, como vegetacion nativa de referencia, se identificaron 35 especies de arboles caracteristicas entre las que destacan Chionanthus oblanceolatus, Rinorea guatemalense y Pouteria campechiana (InVal [mayor que o igual a]90%, p = 0.
12 Drupa americana OLEACEAE (1/1) Chionanthus oblanceolatus (B.