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any of several deciduous Asian trees of the genus Ailanthus

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He said the rubinia and ailanthus plants were not alien to the area and had high survival rate, but deodar was planted on experimental basis which also showed a high survival rate during the last two extreme weather conditions in summer and winter.
Indeed, Eliot's Mississippi cannot hold onto childhood for long: "his rhythm was present in the nursery bedroom" suggests the unavoidable pressure of adult, male sexuality in the maternal sphere; while "the rank ailanthus," "the smell of grapes," and the progression from spring to autumn, daytime to evening, suggest the inevitable decay brought by time.
Gong, "Protective effect of ailanthus excelsa roxb in myocardial infarction post mesenchymal stem cell transplantation: study in chronic
The area possesses a rich flora, having dominant vegetation species of Olea ferruginea, Ailanthus, Rosa indica and Euphorbia helioscopia.
From the 1790s through his death in 1813, Hamilton's home was considered one of the young republic's premier horticultural showplaces and he is generally credited with introducing at least three Asian trees into North America from Europe, the ginkgo (Ginkgo biloba), the tree of heaven (Ailanthus altissima) and the paper mulberry (Broussonetia papyrifera) as well as the Norway maple (Acer platanoides) and Lombardy poplar (Populus nigra 'Italica') (Downing, 1875; Smith, 1905; Stetson, 1949).
saccharum Sugar maple Actaea pachypoda Doll's-eyes Aesculus glabra Ohio buckeye Ageratina altissima White snakeroot AILANTHUS ALTISSIMA * Tree-of-heaven ALLIARIA PETIOLATA * Garlic mustard Allium tricoccum v.
In some parts of the island Lachea the Olea europaea communities are mixed with Spartium junceum, Opuntia ficus-indica, Ailanthus altissima, in particular the latter two species often tend to alter the typical structure of the shrub community and especially to steal the habitat of indigenous communities.
The ones which survive, and have served an increasingly urbanising Delhi for 100- 200 years, deserve protection from us." The inventory lists: Burma Mission/ Ashoka Mission ' Peepal' in Mehrauli, Dadabari Jain Mandir ' Neem' nearby, Chirag Dilli Dargah ' Khirni' near Greater Kailash, Teen Murti Bhavan ' Semal' near RCR Metro, Jawaharlal Nehru University ' Amaltas,' Lodhi Gardens ' Mango,' India Gate ' Banyan,' Raj Ghat ' Ashoka,' Gandhi Memorial ' Arjuna' and Nehru Park ' Ailanthus.' Officials gave credit to the work of a tree scientist based in Tasmania ( Australia) Trees will have signboards detailing their history LODHI GARDENS ' MANGO', IIC This big mango tree ( Sc name: Mangifera indica) catches attention for for its huge burls.
Minimal research has been conducted on wood of medium and low economic value, such as tree of heaven (Ailanthus altissima (Mill) Swingle), Norway maple (Acer platanoides L.), silver maple (Acer saccharinum L.), trembling aspen (Populus tremuloides Michx.), and horse chestnut (Aesculus hippocastanum L.), aimed at generating added value through spalting (Robinson et al.
delicatula was recorded on 67 plant species, including Ailanthus altissima (Miller) Swingle (Sapindales: Simaroubaceae), Toona sinensis (A.
In part, this may reflect a greater likelihood of BMSB establishment success in areas with a diversity of suitable host plants, such as Chinese pistache (Pistacia chinensis), butterfly bush (Buddleja davidii) and tree of heaven (Ailanthus altissima), and an abundance of overwintering sites such as human-made structures.
Classic naturopathic herbals include Artemisia annua (sweet wormwood), Artemisia tridentata (sagebrush), Allium sativum (garlic), Gentiana lutea (gentian), Mahonia aquifolium (Oregon grape), Zingiber officinalis (ginger), Tanacetum vulgare (tansy), Azadirachta indica (neem), Hydrastis canadensis (goldenseal), Thuja pUcata (western red cedar), Syzygium aromaticum (clove), juglans nigra (black walnut), Dysphania ambrosioides (formerly Chenopodium ambrosioides; epazote), Ailanthus altissima (Chinese tree of heaven), Quassia amara (quassia), Picrasma excelsa (Jamaican quassia), Uncaria tomentosa (cat's claw), Tabebuia impetiginosa (pau d'arco), Citrus paradisi (grapefruit seed), Cucurbita moschata (pumpkin seed), and Carica papaya (papaya seed).
Sean Lennon, 39, allegedly allowed the ailanthus in his front garden to damage Gary and Addie Tomei's home.
Tundis et al., "Inhibition of angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) by flavonoids isolated from Ailanthus excelsa (Roxb) (Simaroubaceae)," Phytotherapy Research, vol.