maidenhair tree

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Synonyms for maidenhair tree

deciduous dioecious Chinese tree having fan-shaped leaves and fleshy yellow seeds

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Ginkgo Biloba is also called the Maidenhair tree or silver apricot.
5-9 Maidenhair tree, Ginkgo biloba 4-8 ginkgo Oak Quercus spp.
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The ginkgo or maidenhair tree is often called a "living fossil"--it has existed for about 200 million years and is thought to be one of the oldest surviving plants.
They are extinct in their natural habitats but are alive in cultivation, such as species tulips (Tulipa sprengeri) and orchids and the Franklin tree (Franklinia alatamaha), and endangered species such as the Maidenhair tree (Ginkgo biloba).
The highlight is a 40-year-old ginkgo biloba, also known as a maidenhair tree, whose species dates to prehistoric times and serves as a starting point for students learning about tree biology, explains Houck.
His work focuses on those made from leaves of the maidenhair tree (Ginkgo biloba L.
For example, the Ginkgo or Maidenhair Tree is quite commonplace during the summer but, when fall arrives, it is unequalled in beauty with its bold, bright yellow leaves.
Ginkgo biloba, commonly referred to as ginkgo or maidenhair tree, has been dated through fossil records back 150 million to 200 million years.