Water beech

Wa´ter beech`

1.(Bot.) The American hornbeam. See Hornbeam.
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Sycamore, American sycamore, American planetree, American plane, California button, California sycamore, buttonwood, buttonball tree, planetree, water beech, ghost tree
WATER Beech Cottage at Darley Bridge, near Matlock, was built in 1995.
Water beech is also one of many names for sycamores, from the species Platanus occidentalis.
American sycamore, buttonwood, American planetree, buttonball, water beech, ghost wood