silver beech


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Noun1.silver beech - New Zealand beech with usually pale silvery bark
genus Nothofagus, Nothofagus - beeches of temperate southern hemisphere except Africa: southern beech
New Zealand beech - any of several tall New Zealand trees of the genus Nothofagus; some yield useful timber
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Massive silver tree ferns vie for space between evergreens such as silver beech, and podocarps-some as old as 800 years.
Silver beech dominates the forest below the snow line, crowding massive tree ferns clinging to the edges of the glacial valleys.
New Zealand silver beech (Nothofagus menziesii) is well recognized by New Zealand wood specialists as a medium density hardwood with excellent wood properties.
The favorable wood properties of silver beech (Nothofagus menziesii) have made it the preferred New Zealand hardwood species.
From Auckland to Sydney (or vice versa), the more unusual itineraries feature stops in Tasmania, known for its fields of lavender and cool-climate wineries, and New Zealand's spectacular Fjordland National Park, where chances of spotting bottlenose and dusky dolphins, as well as shimmering forests of silver beech are pretty high.
This invitation-only event will include lunch, followed by back-to-back seven-minute presentations given by several emerging growth technology companies including: OpenForce Software, Advanced BioNutrition, Project Yangtze, ANKA Systems, Intehealth, EKA Systems, Silver Beech, Wildfire Simmulations, Salvage Direct and GetWell Network.
The companies are Openforce Software, Advanced BioNutrition, Project Yangtze, ANKA Systems, InteHealth, EKA Systems, Silver Beech, Wildfire Simulations, Salvage Direct and GetWellNetwork.