Hophornbeam (American)

Scientific name : Ostrya virginiana
Other names: Deutsch: Hopfenbuche (Amerikanische) , Español: Palo de Hierro , Suomi: Amerikanhumalapyökki , Français: Ostryer de Virginie , Italiano: American carpino nero , Português: Hornbeam Americano , Slovenský: Hrabovec virgínsky , Slovenščina: Virginijski gaber , Türkçe: Amerika kayacığı

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Deciduous, medium-sized, up to 20 m high and rather slow growing tree with roundish crown with the main branches usually sticking out horizontally; Leaves alternate, usually shortly stalked, leaf stalk haired, 2.5 – 5 cm wide and 5 – 12 ...
Author: Bruno P. Kremer

Ostrya virginiana
Photo: Steven Katovich, USDA Forest Service / License: CC-BY-3.0

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