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Definition of the noun betula

What does betula mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. a genus of trees of the family Betulaceae (such as birches)

Phrases with Betula

  1. Betula alba
  2. Betula nana
  3. Betula uber
  4. Betula Alnus
  5. Betula Fusca
  6. Betula Grayi
  7. betula lenta
  8. Betula lutea
  9. Betula Media
  10. Betula minor
  11. betula nigra
  12. Betula Ovata
  13. Betula Rosae
  14. Betula Rubra
  15. Betula-Alnus
  16. Betula Adasii
  17. Betula Alpina
  18. Betula Atrata
  19. Betula Aurata
  20. genus betula

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Google previewThe Complete Plant Selection Guide for Landscape Design (2001)

by Marc C. Stoecklein

Example: Betula is the genus to which all birches belong. The second part of a botanical name is the specific epithet, which is commonly referred to as the species. In botanical binomial nomenclature, the name of a particular plant actually ...

Google previewThe Wild Gardener (1999)

On Flowers and Foliage for the Natural Border by Peter Loewer

Betula is the ancient name for this genus, and populifolia means "having leaves like a poplar"- simple and triangular. They are graceful in habit until well into old age. Often multiple trunks arise, but the unwanted can be cut. The normal height ...

Google previewAncestral Heaths (2013)

Reconstructing the Barrow Landscape in the Central and Southern Netherlands by Marieke Doorenbosch

Betula is a pioneer tree (see figure 6.1); it settles and flowers easily in an open space and can therefore, like herbs, vary significantly at short distances. The consequence of using relative numbers is that the change in one species affects the.

Google previewNative and Naturalized Trees of New England and Adjacent Canada (2006)

A Field Guide by Richard M. DeGraaf, Paul E. Sendak

Notes: The word Betula is the classical Latin name of the birch, from its Celtic name beta; lenta means "supple" or "flexible," referring to the tough, flexible twigs . Black birch has light- colored sapwood and dark brown hcartwood tinged with red, ...

Google previewEerdmans Dictionary of the Bible (2000)

by David Noel Freedman, Allen C. Myers

betula is a more common term for virgin. Moreover, the use of the article suggests a specific woman known to Isaiah and Ahaz. The child's birth and name ...

Google previewWildflowers and Plant Communities of the Southern Appalachian Mountains and Piedmont (2011)

A Naturalist's Guide to the Carolinas, Virginia, Tennessee, and Georgia by Timothy P. Spira

Taxonomy: Betula is a genus of about 35 species of trees and shrubs of North America, Asia, and Europe, including 6 ...

Google previewExcavations At Star Carr (1954)

An Early Mesolithic Site at Seamer Near Scarborough, Yorkshire by Grahame Clark

Betula is the dominant tree pollen type, and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food and Color Additives (1997)

by George A. Burdock

Regulatory citations BIRCH, SWEET, OIL (Betula lenta L.) Synonyms Black birch oil; Birch, sweet, oil (Betula lenta L.); Birch bark oil; Oils, sweet birch; Sweet birch oil. Current CAS number Description 68917-50-0 A tree reaching heights of 15 ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Plant Sciences (2012)

by Michael Allaby

Betula. (birches) (family *Betulaceae) A genus of fastgrowing and lightdemanding trees, some of which provide valuable, pale timber. Male flowers are borne in *catkins, female flowers in clusters; and there is no *perianth. The fruit is a small, ...

Google previewDictionary of Natural History Terms with Their Derivations (1863)

Including the Various Orders, Genera, and Species

Betula'ria (Ent.) betula, a birch-tree, on which the insect was erroneously thought to ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Medicinal and Poisonous Plants (2016)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi

Fernald; Betula papyrifera Marsh. var. elobata (Fernald) Sarg. ; Betula papyrifera Marsh. var. macrostachya Fernald; Betula papyrifera Marsh. var. pensilis Fernald) North America. Tree, perennial, the bark has a high oil ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: Abaca to Buxus (1899)

by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji

BETULA, Linn.; Gen.

Google previewThe Universal Gardener and Botanist: Or, A General Dictionary of Gardening and Botany ... The Second Edition. Carefully Revised ... and Very Much Enlarged, Etc (1797)

by Thomas MAWE (and ABERCROMBIE (John) Horticulturist.)

BETULA, the Birch-tree, comprehending also the Alnus, or Alder-tree. This genus comprehends several species of hardy deciduous forest-trees, useful for purposes in gardening, and as underwood and timber-trees for many ceconomical uses ...

Google previewThe Portable Encyclopaedia: Or, A Dictionary of the Arts and Sciences (1831)

On the Basis of Dr. Gregory's Comprehending the Latest Improvements in Every Branch of Useful Knowledge by James Mitchell

BETULA, the alder-tree or birch, a genus of the tetrandria order, and monoecia class of plants, ranking in the natural method under the 50th order, amentaceae.

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India (1889)

by Sir George Watt

BETULA acuminata. into the light and portable birch canoes of Canada ; these are formed of slabs of birch bark bound together by the root-fibres of the white fir. Birch bark contains an astringent principle used in tanning leather, a resinous ...

Google previewThe Botanist's and Gardener's New Dictionary (1763)

Containing the Names, Classes, Orders, Generic Characters, and Specific Distinctions of the Several Plants Cultivated in England, According to ... Linnaeus ... In which is Also Comprised, a Gardener's Calendar ... and to which is Prefixed, an Introduction to the Linnaean System of Botany ... by James Wheeler

BETULA, in the Linnaean system of botany, the name of a plant connprehending the Betula, strictly so called, or the Birch tree, and the Alnus, or Alder tree, two distinĨt genera, according to former botanists. - Charaffers. This is a genus of the ...

Google previewThe Rural Cyclopedia, Or A General Dictionary of Agriculture, and of the Arts, Sciences, Instruments, and Practice, Necessary to the Farmer, Stockfarmer, Gardener, Forester, Landsteward, Farrier, & C (1847)

by John Marius Wilson

The tapering-leaved birch, Betula acuminata, grows wild on the mountains of Nepaul, but has not yet been introduced to Great Britain. It is a large tree, of noble appearance; it usually attains a height of from 50 to 60 feet, and is ramified almost ...

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