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Definition of Fagus sylvatica
Fagus sylvaticaBeech Beech, n.; pl. Beeches. [OE. beche, AS. b?ce; akin to
D. beuk, OHG. buocha, G. buche, Icel. beyki, Dan. b["o]g, Sw.
bok, Russ. buk, L. fagus, Gr. ? oak, ? to eat, Skr. bhaksh;
the tree being named originally from the esculent fruit. See
Book, and cf. 7th Buck, Buckwheat.] (Bot.)
A tree of the genus Fagus.
Note: It grows to a large size, having a smooth bark and
thick foliage, and bears an edible triangular nut, of
which swine are fond. The Fagus sylvatica is the
European species, and the F. ferruginea that of
Beech drops (Bot.), a parasitic plant which grows on the
roots of beeches (Epiphegus Americana).
Beech marten (Zo["o]l.), the stone marten of Europe
Beech mast, the nuts of the beech, esp. as they lie under
the trees, in autumn.
Beech oil, oil expressed from the mast or nuts of the beech
Cooper beech, a variety of the European beech with
copper-colored, shining leaves.
Meaning of Fagus sylvatica from wikipedia
- ****us sylvatica
, the European beech
or common beech
is a deciduous
to the beech family
****aceae. ****us sylvatica
is a large
- better known ****us subgenus beeches
are high-branching with tall, stout trunks
silver-grey bark. The European beech
) is the most...
- The weeping
beech, ****us sylvatica
'Pendula', is a cultivar
of the deciduous European
beech. The original
tree was found
in the grounds
of an English...
× taurica, the Crimean
beech, is a deciduous
tree in the beech genus ****us
. The Balkan beech ****us moesiaca
to be the same species...
- severe damage
to the American beech
and also to the European
beech, ****us sylvatica
leaf-miner weevil, a species native
to Europe, has been identified...
- Northern beech
to: The Copper beech
(tree) (****us sylvatica
purpurea), an ornamental cultivar
of the European beech
) "The Adventure
of the Copper
- base (slender, soft spines
Beech). ****us orientalis
is closely related
to the ****us sylvatica
(European Beech), and intergrades
with it in the...
- The dwarf
beech, ****us sylvatica Tortuosa
Group, is a rare cultivar group
of the European Beech
than 1500 older specimens
in Europe. It is...
- the ****aceae (such as ****us
grandifolia, Castanea dentata
alba in the Northeastern United
States, or ****us sylvatica
, Quercus robur
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