White Poplar

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White Poplar

 

(Populus alba), a tree of the family Salicaceae having white tomentose leaves and young shoots. Other poplar species having white tomentose leaves are also called white poplars.

white poplar

traditional symbol of time. [Flower Symbolism: Flora Symbolica, 178]
See: Time
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Alcanos lineales de la cera cuticular de hojas de Populus alba, Populus deltoides (Salicaceae), Robinia pseudoacacia (Fabaceae), Ulmus pumila (Ulmaceae) y Fraxinus americana (Oleaceae) en Tandil, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Se coleccionaron hojas maduras de ejemplares adultos de Populus alba, Populus deltoides, Robinia pseudoacacia, Ulmus pumila y Fraxinus americana del Campus Universitario, Tandil, Buenos Aires, Argentina (37[grados] 19'S, 59[grados] 08'O) en febrero de 2004.
El material analizado se colecciono de ejemplares adultos de Populus alba L.
Some astonishingly good results were obtained, in that each leaf, except for one leaf of Populus alba, was correctly classified in its species.
Esses autores introduziram no hibrido de alamo Populus alba X Populus grandidentata o gene aroA mutado, que codifica a enzima sintase do 5-enolpiruvil- 3-fosfochiquimato, a qual faz parte da via da biossintese dos aminoacidos aromaticos.
Populus alba and Populus nigra, with a scattered distribution, are often relicts of earlier successional episodes.