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Noun1.Eriobotrya - Asiatic evergreen fruit treesEriobotrya - Asiatic evergreen fruit trees  
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
family Rosaceae, Rosaceae, rose family - a large family of dicotyledonous plants of order Rosales; have alternate leaves and five-petaled flowers with numerous stamens
Eriobotrya japonica, Japanese medlar, loquat, loquat tree, Japanese plum - evergreen tree of warm regions having fuzzy yellow olive-sized fruit with a large free stone; native to China and Japan
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Loquat--The loquat tree (Eriobotrya japonica) is a subtropical fruit species usually propagated by grafting in seedlings of the same species, which usually results in tall trees.
Eriobotrya japonica Rosaceae Malta erigi, Musmula (Thunb.) Lindly Euphorbia Euphorbiaceae Hekletis, Sutlegen otu denticulata Lam.
Tambien crecen especies frutales como "guayaba" (Psidium guajava), "naranja" (Citrus sinensis), "pacay" (Inga feuilleei), "chirimoya" (Annona cherimola), "nispero japones" (Eriobotrya japonica), entre otras (MINAM, 2015); (2) Bosque xerico interandino dominado por laderas escarpadas con afloramientos rocosos.
The saplings were included orange, eriobotrya (loquat), pomegranate and java plum.
Anti-hepatocellular carcinoma activity of tormentic acid derived from suspension cells of Eriobotrya japonica (Thunb.) Lindl.
Though, more than 350 oil-bearing plant species have been investigated to explore their potential for the synthesis of biodiesel, but very few are found to be the potential feedstocks like Melia azedarach [11, 12], Eriobotrya japonica [13], Jatropha curcas, Azardirachta indica, Pongamia pinnata, Moringa oleifera, rubber seed, neem, silk cotton tree, tall oil and microalgae [1].
Seeds maintained in cold storage also presented satisfactory results in the storage of loquat seeds (Eriobotrya japonica Lindl.), according to Brasileiro et al.