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Definition of the noun red alder

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  1. large tree of Pacific coast of North America having hard red wood much used for furniture

Alternative definition of the noun red alder


  1. A tree in the genus Alnus; Alnus rubra.

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Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

English: red alder, Oregon alder A. viridis (Chaix) DC. English: green alder Alocasia (Schott) G. Don f. Araceae Origins: From the Greek a "without" plus the closely allied genus Colocasia Schott, different from Colocasia; some suggest from ...

Google previewDictionary of Upriver Halkomelem (2009)

by Brent Douglas Galloway

which is abundant only on the red alder and is reddish-orange matching the color, translucence and shape of those eaten by some of the St6:I6 elders, the jelly fungi could possibly have a ...

Google previewDictionary of Herbs, Spices, Seasonings, and Natural Flavorings (2013)

by Carole J. Skelly


Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Wood (2007)

by U S Dept of Agriculture

hardwoods according to region Southern Northern and Appalachia Western Ash Ash Red alder Basswood Aspen Oregon ash American beech Basswood Aspen Butternut Buckeye Black cottonwood Cottonwood ...

Google previewWyman's Gardening Encyclopedia (1986)

by Donald Wyman

60' Zone 4 Red Alder Native to the far West, but used for planting only on wet soils where better trees cannot be grown. The variety pinnatisecta has deeply lobed leaves and is called the Cutleaf ...

Google previewMiller's dictionary of gardening, botany, and agriculture; revised (1834)

by Philip Miller

Red Alder (A. rubra, Desfontaines). An ornamental tree, twenty feet high : flowers, without petals, from May to July; propagated by layers in common soil. 15. Wrinkled Alder (A. rugosa, Sprengel). A tree of North America: leaves egg-oblong , ...

Google previewArchitect's Illustrated Pocket Dictionary (2012)

by Nikolas Davies, Erkki Jokiniemi

red alder [Alnus rubra], see alder. red brick a very common clay brick containing ...

Google previewA Dictionary of English Names of Plants (1884)

Applied in England and Among English-speaking People to Cultivated and Wild Plants, Trees, and Shrubs by William Miller

Californian Red Alder serrulata. Smooth Alder viridis. Green ...

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