Betula lenta

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Synonyms for Betula lenta

common birch of the eastern United States having spicy brown bark yielding a volatile oil and hard dark wood used for furniture

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This growth trend is consistent with the doubling of stand basal area since 1937 (Table 1), during which time the stand increased its percentage of Tsuga canadensis considerably, at the expense of hardwood species such as Acer rubrum, Betula lenta, and Betula alleghaniensis.
Secondary dispersal of seed across snow in Betula lenta, a gap-colonizing tree species.
Betula lenta (black birch) and Acerrubrum (red maple) were the primary species regenerating in these stands.
In the arboreal layers, there were small increases in Betula lenta, B.
Betula alleghaniensis, Betula papyrifera and Betula lenta of the Family Betulaceae
5% 10% Other 28% 6% The "other" category is comprised of the following 22 species listed in descending order by basal area of seedlings: Prunus serotina, Magnolia acuminata, Asimina triloba, Cornus florida, Nyssa sylvatica, Quercus velutina, Sassafras albidum, Magnolia tripetala, Cercis canadensis, Acer rubrum, Acer saccharum, Fraxinus americana, Carya tomentosa, Quercus rubra, Carpinus caroliniana, Carya ovata, Pinus virginiana, Quercus prinus, Betula lenta, Oxydendron arboreum, Amelanchier arborea, and Carya cordiformis