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Definition of Wellingtonia

Wellingtonia
Wellingtonia Wel`ling*to"ni*a, n. [NL. So named after the Duke of Wellington.] (Bot.) A name given to the ``big trees' (Sequoia gigantea) of California, and still used in England. See Sequoia.

Meaning of Wellingtonia from wikipedia

- sequoia; also known as giant redwood, Sierra redwood, Sierran redwood, Wellingtonia or simply big tree—a nickname also used by John Muir) is the sole living...
- Wellingtonia can mean: A genus of plants in the family Sabiaceae, usually treated as a synonym of the genus Meliosma. A vernacular name for the coniferous...
- to the present: Sequoiadendron giganteum, extant, commonly known as wellingtonia, giant redwood and giant sequoia, growing naturally in the Sierra Nevada...
- Wellingtonia Avenue is a road in Crowthorne, Berkshire, UK. The road is lined with over one hundred giant sequoia trees, known at the time of planting...
- monkey-puzzle tree) from Chile and the m****ive Sequoiadendron giganteum (Wellingtonia) from North America. He and his brother, Thomas Lobb, were the first...
- Soul as the first honorary secretary. In 1867 Queen Victoria planted a Wellingtonia Gigantica tree during an "Inauguration Ceremony" for the school. A stone...
- Pinetum and Arboretum Bowling green and Quoit Ground Cheshire Cottage Wellingtonia Avenue The Stumpery Dahlia Walk Lower, Rose, Verbena and Araucaria Parterres...
- year round and are renowned for their selection of specimen treesWellingtonia, redwood, Ginkgo biloba, weeping lime and varieties of beech. Between...
- gas works, vinery and specimen shrubs and trees, including a splendid Wellingtonia planted by Harriet Beecher Stowe. Only 51 acres are mentioned in this...
- with a mixture of gr****es and wildflowers. There are notable specimen wellingtonia, cedar and ancient oaks scattered throughout the park. Mixed woodland...