Fagus sylvatica


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Noun1.Fagus sylvatica - large European beech with minutely-toothed leavesFagus sylvatica - large European beech with minutely-toothed leaves; widely planted as an ornamental in North America
Fagus, genus Fagus - beeches
beech, beech tree - any of several large deciduous trees with rounded spreading crowns and smooth grey bark and small sweet edible triangular nuts enclosed in burs; north temperate regions
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Burglars beware: A firethorn hedge A small garden, with a formal design, clipped boxwood hedging (buxus sempervirens) and common European beech (fagus sylvatica)
2005), which are obviously available only where mature European beech Fagus sylvatica occurs.
The aim of the experimental study was to analyse environmental effects, which are present in upper canopies of forest stands, on leaf traits of juvenile Fagus sylvatica L.
(2011) reported that the annual litterfall amount was 2.58 t [ha.sup.-1] in Fagus sylvatica forests in France, while Kavvadias et al.
The classification of Coffea arabica (Ellis et al., 1990) as well as Fagus sylvatica and F.
Reaction Wood Drying Kinetics: Tension Wood In Fagus Sylvatica And Compression Wood In Picea Abies.
In this paper beech samples (Fagus sylvatica) were used for research of static and dynamic wetting angle, as well as roughness, by processing them on two different types of machines--planning and fig (sawing) machine.
For a decorative hedge, try a tapestry mixture of green and copper beech with the occasional golden beech, Fagus sylvatica Zlatia.