common beech


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Noun1.common beech - large European beech with minutely-toothed leavescommon beech - 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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2003: Variation in the masting of common beech (Fagus sylvatica L.) in northern Europe over two centuries (1800-2001).
The elasticity of growth in pure and mixed stands of Norway spruce (Picea abises [L] Karst.) and common beech (Fagus sylvatica L.).
EUROPEAN BEECH, GERMAN BEECH, ENGLISH BEECH, FRENCH BEECH, DANISH BEECH, COMMON BEECH.
Some trees take on more refined, subtle shades, such as yellow birch (Betula alleghaniensis) with its beautiful yellow foliage, or the common beech (Fagus sylvatica), which turns a glorious shade of copper.
Some trees take on more refined, subtle shades, such as yellow birch (Betula alleghaniensis) with its beautiful buttery yellow foliage, or the common beech (Fagus sylvatica), which turns a glorious shade of copper.
A distinct rate peak was also found in poplar but not in common beech. It is suggested that AE of the first peak were produced from the breakage of the water columns in conducting elements, whereas AE detected thereafter represents sound produced from capillary action in wood fibers (non-water conducting wood elements), wood shrinkage or crack formation [25].
Our common beech tree, Fagus sylvatica, is spectacular in autumn colour, bright yellow with a sheen of burnished copper.
The English beech masting survey 1980-2007: Variation in the fruiting of the common beech (Fagus sylvatica L.) and its effects on woodland ecosystems.
Finally, no autumn vista can be complete without the common beech.
Common beech is another top class hedging plant, and surpasses itself in its purple-leafed form, Fagus sylvatica purpurea.