deciduous tree


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deciduous tree

A tree that loses its leaves each year in the autumn.
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Under foot the leaves were dry, and the foliage of some holly bushes which grew among the deciduous trees was dense enough to keep off draughts.
Both of them bear to the evergreen vegetation of these climates the same kind of relation which laurels and hollies in England do to the lighter green of the deciduous trees.
The main courtyard is designed for events and includes naturalistic open lawn space and a mix of evergreen and deciduous tree plantings.
When given sufficient space to grow, the pecan can soar to 100 to 120 feet, a large deciduous tree with an upright, vase-shaped crown.
There was a deciduous tree growing there, and the exposure was to the east, so that the amaryllis saw nothing but morning sun and was protected by the tree from extreme heat and cold.
No deciduous tree is more suited to the Valley than the fig.
Other common trees include caoba (Swietenia macrophylla; we know it as mahogany); the yellow-flowered poro poro (Cochlospermun vitifolium), with a spare, branching structure and smooth, mouse-gray bark; the guanacaste (Enterolobium cyclocarpum), the province's namesake, a magnificent, broad-spreading, deciduous tree with a pod shaped like a monkey's ear; nispero (Manilkara chicle), the original source of chicle for chewing gum; and the evergreen guapinol (Hymeneaea courbaril), the source of fossil amber in the novel and movie Jurassic Park), with a brown-and-white bark and a pouch-shaped fruit.
Deciduous tree fruit sales account for the greatest volume for CDS, followed by potatoes and onions, strawberries, citrus, vegetables, avocados, papayas and tomatoes.
Contract award: framework contract conifer and deciduous tree wood.
Emmenopterys henryi is a deciduous tree native to central and southwest China and was introduced to Britain in 1907 by the great plant hunter Ernest Wilson, who described it as one of the most strikingly beautiful trees of Chinese forests.
This deciduous tree grows fairly fast (to 35 feet)--a plus if you're landscaping from scratch and want shade as soon as possible.
The center of the store will feature a 25-foot deciduous tree that will highlight seasonal product and change on a regular basis.