sessile oak


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Related to sessile oak: Durmast Oak, English oak, pedunculate oak

sessile oak


[From its stalkless acorns.]

sessile oak

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(Plants) another name for the durmast1
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Part of a car park owned by the council near the Parc y Scarlets stadium was sold to Marston's brewery, which has since built a pub called the Sessile Oak on the site.
Already community groups and businesses have volunteered to carry out the tree planting, which has seen silver birch, rowan, sessile oak, hawthorn and Scots pine trees planted.
Of the broadleaves, priority has been given to local species such as sessile oak, Turkey oak, linden, birch, maple, and ash, which are well-adapted to specific conditions and are resistant to fire and natural disasters.
Dominant are extended Luzulo-beech forests (Luzulo-Fagetum) and partly large sessile oak populations.
As a result, the balance tipped in favour of the less-dominant species, the more drought-tolerant sessile oak, the researchers from the University of Stirling and the Joint Nature Conservation Committee (JNCC) found.
The varied upland landscape offers a vital habitat for dry heath, wet heath, mire, sessile oak woodland, reed bed, river, valley mire and marsh grasslands.
The objective of this study was to investigate the effects of heat treatment on the physical and mechanical properties of sessile oak (Quercus petraea).
Thousands of western hemlock conifers planted in the 20th century will be axed in 110 acres at West Arncliffe and Park Hole Woods, Glaisdale, near Whitby, allowing trees like sessile oak to regenerate.
All three trees, which are 20 years old and approximately 25 feet high, are the species Quercus Petraeo Sessile Oak, which is known to do well in coastal locations.
Borrowdale is covered in sessile oak woodland with ash, hazel and birch providing colour and variety.
According to Welsh Tories their version is the sessile oak - the national tree of Wales - and replaces the party's dragon logo.