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Related to Hophornbeam: Ostrya virginiana, Eastern Hophornbeam
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Noun1.Ostrya - deciduous monoecious trees of Europe and Asia and AmericaOstrya - deciduous monoecious trees of Europe and Asia and America; sometimes placed in subfamily or family Carpinaceae
hamamelid dicot genus - genus of mostly woody relatively primitive dicotyledonous flowering plants with flowers often unisexual and often borne in catkins
Betulaceae, birch family, family Betulaceae - monoecious trees and shrubs (including the genera Betula and Alnus and Carpinus and Corylus and Ostrya and Ostryopsis)
hop hornbeam - any of several trees resembling hornbeams with fruiting clusters resembling hops
Old World hop hornbeam, Ostrya carpinifolia - medium-sized hop hornbeam of southern Europe and Asia Minor
Eastern hop hornbeam, Ostrya virginiana, ironwood tree, ironwood - medium-sized hop hornbeam of eastern North America
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Still, there are some understory trees such as redbud, American hornbeam and hophornbeam that I can vouch for.
Also a notable observation was that during census recordings in previous years, bats had been observed striking their wings against leaves and branches of a hophornbeam tree (Ostyra chisosensis) that obstructs much of the main cave entrance (Ammerman et.
The effect of plant leaf age on hopper acceptance was assessed using 5 plant species for which young and old leaves commonly occur simultaneously and are easily distinguished: laurel cherry, Prunus carolina Alton (Rosales: Rosaceae); hophornbeam, Ostrya virginiana (Mill.
Physical and mechanical properties of European Hophornbeam (Ostrya carpinifolia Scop.
black gum -- 6 7 2 Ostrya virginiana (Miller), hophornbeam -- -- -- -- Oxydendrum arboreum (L.