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any of several deciduous Asian trees of the genus Ailanthus

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Among plant species Olea ferruginea was dominant in study area followed by Ailanthus altissima, Cannabis sativa, Dalbergia sissoo and Acacia nilotica (Supplementary Fig.
Moreover, this community hold several synanthropic and alien species, asOpuntiaficus-indica, Ailanthus altissima, Arundo donax, Robinia pseudoacacia, Brassica fruticulosa, Dittrichia viscosa, Mercurialis annua, Piptatherum miliaceum subsp.
The "rhythm" that is present to the eyes (the evening circle under gaslight) and to the nose (the ailanthus bloom and grapes) exists as an abstraction rather than as any immediately traceable effect of the river.
In Weisman's chapter "A City Without Us," the archipelago of New York City returns to its natural state of wetlands, brooks, and estuaries, while Virginia creeper, poison ivy, oaks, and ailanthus take over higher terrain.
Conservation of the priority for conservation lime tree ravine forests habitat from invasion of exotic species such as Robinia pseudoacacia and Ailanthus altissima.
It represents the ground that nourished the ailanthus tree feeding Francie Nolan's aspirations of middle-class respectability in A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, as well as the Williamsburg of Henry Miller's boyhood, described as "the only tooth left in a rotten jaw" (25).
Again, it's possible to hear that rhythm if one listens, "in the nursery bedroom, / In the rank ailanthus of the April dooryard / In the smell of grapes on the autumn table / And the evening circle in the winter gaslight.
The effects of the invasive Ailanthus altissima on root morphology and rhizobial infection of Albizia julibrissin.
The old neo-classical hulk had been neglected for so many decades that mature ailanthus trees were growing out of the parapets.
the ailanthus as I step out onto the window ledge the tracks below me
and Evans, Dave "Comparison of method and season of application for control of the invasive tree species Ailanthus altissima in Virginia, USA" in Invasive Species: Detection, Impact, and Control C.
Ailanthus altissima's Impact on Abundance of Transcripts Linked to Nodule Formation in Trifolium pratense.
The house itself is described as sitting at the top of the tended pathway "as the carven ailanthus leaves are the Greek column's capital" (289)--a deft parallel here to the grandeur of the plantation's iconic Greek Revival big house.