almond tree


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Noun1.Almond tree - any of several small bushy trees having pink or white blossoms and usually bearing nutsalmond tree - any of several small bushy trees having pink or white blossoms and usually bearing nuts
genus Prunus, Prunus - a genus of shrubs and trees of the family Rosaceae that is widely distributed in temperate regions
almond, Amygdalus communis, Prunus amygdalus, Prunus dulcis, sweet almond - small bushy deciduous tree native to Asia and North Africa having pretty pink blossoms and highly prized edible nuts enclosed in a hard green hull; cultivated in southern Australia and California
Amygdalus communis amara, bitter almond, Prunus dulcis amara - almond trees having white blossoms and poisonous nuts yielding an oil used for flavoring and for medicinal purposes
dwarf flowering almond, Prunus glandulosa - small Chinese shrub with smooth unfurrowed dark red fruit grown especially for its red or pink or white flowers
oriental bush cherry, Prunus japonica, flowering almond - woody oriental plant with smooth unfurrowed red fruit grown especially for its white or pale pink blossoms
dwarf Russian almond, Prunus tenella, Russian almond - Asiatic shrub cultivated for its rosy red flowers
flowering almond, Prunus triloba - deciduous Chinese shrub or small tree with often trilobed leaves grown for its pink-white flowers
fruit tree - tree bearing edible fruit
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The 40-strong squad, backed up by support unit dogs and watched by local councillors, made no arrests after the raid on the Almond Tree, on Abbeystead, Skelmersdale, on Saturday evening.
Q We have an ageing almond tree with fungus growing up the trunk.
The almond tree, my only almond tree, coarse with ruin.
That's because the Almond Tree not only offers deliciously different comfort food, it does so with a good level of assurance, flavour and verve, and at times there is a good few touches of casual but quite fitting culinary decadence.
Amanda Pinfield lives in Almond Tree Avenue, Bell Green, with her husband, Gary, and their son, 21-year-old Matthew, and family dog Phoenix.
Jerusalem, January 29 (ANI): A group of scientists has found that a toxin found in almond tree nectar is in fact a secret weapon to give the tree an evolutionary advantage over others in its surroundings, by drawing potential pollinators.
Almond tree is a native to the Mediterranean climate region of the Middle East.AaIt was spread by humans in ancient times along the shores of the Mediterranean, mainly in Spain and Syria.
Martin Melia was expected back at his home in Almond Tree Avenue, Wood End, on the evening on Tuesday July 10 after work but he did not return.
The victim, described by police as a "hard-working family man" was attacked in Almond Tree Avenue, Wood End, just after 6pm on Tuesday January 10, but details have only just been released.
June Hogan, Verbena Close, Almond Tree Avenue, Coventry.
His no-go area extends from Eburne Road down to Henley Road and from Rosebery Avenue and Almond Tree Avenue to Wappenbury Road and Deedmore Road's junction with Henley Road.
Worried residents in Almond Tree Avenue, Aldermans Green, claim housing chiefs are not doing enough to clear up the filth.