tulip poplar


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tulip poplar

[′tü·ləp ′päp·lər]
(botany)
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Then, in the following week, they observed that bacterial abundance was highest in tulip poplar leaves (Figure 9B) but that the number of bacterial morphotypes was not different (Figure 9C).
YELLOW POPLAR, POPLAR, HICKORY POPLAR, TULIP POPLAR, TULIPWOOD, TULIP TREE, CANARY WOOD, CANARY WHITEWOOD, AMERICAN WHITEWOOD, SADDLETREE, POPPLE.
Significantly (P< = 0.05) greater numbers of beetles were collected under sugar maple and fewer under tulip poplar. However, the number of beetles collected under white oak did not differ significantly (P< 0.05) from that obtained under sugar maple or tulip poplar trees.
Those with no taste for apples, however, might consider any number of other trees--the George Washington tulip poplar, the offspring of a tree our first president planted; or the moon sycamore, the original seeds of which visited the moon on Apollo 14; or any number of trees from Civil War battlefields.
In all, the Gores ar-ranged for the planting of more than 75 species one would expect to find in an eastern forest dominated by tulip poplar trees- -just the sort of woods that grew in that part of the nation's capital long before the land and the house upon it were declared the official residence of the vice president of the United States.
Martin says they isolated the flykilling Bt from oak, maple, pine, tulip poplar, and straw used as pen bedding.
The foliage of most yews or boxwoods is quite dark compared to the much lighter leaves of a tulip poplar (Liriodendron tulipifera) or the bluish green hue of a Bar Harbor creeping juniper (Juniperus horizontalis "Bar Harbor").
Percent total mass is the contribution of each species or plant part from the total mass combined (both alien and native species) Number of nests (weight in grams) Outer Inner Species Common name layer layer Leaves Fagus grandifolia American Beech 18 (41.2) 17 (12.1) Acer rubrum Red maple 12 (6.7) 12 (5.1) Lindera benzoin Spicebush 7 (5.3) 10 (8.1) Liriodendron tulipifera Tulip poplar 11 (5.6) 12 (6.8) Platanus occidentalis Sycamore 5 (7.8) 3 (1.7) Quercus velutina Black oak 0 5 (5.2) Quercus rubra N.
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"People assume that it is the state tree of Kentucky, but tulip poplar is the official state tree," said Hendricks.
The largest plants in the gardens are the trees; silver maples, beech, tulip poplar, red buckeye and ash, which are spread throughout the gardens.