Definition of Ostrya carpinifolia
1. Noun. Medium-sized hop hornbeam of southern Europe and Asia Minor.
Group relationships: Genus Ostrya, Ostrya
Generic synonyms: Hop Hornbeam
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Literary usage of Ostrya carpinifolia
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1. Systematic Anatomy of the Dicotyledons: A Handbook for Laboratories of Pure by Hans Solereder (1908)
"... L., ostrya carpinifolia, Scop., Corylus Avellana, L., ... with the single exception of ostrya carpinifolia. The epidermal cells have straight or ..."
2. Select Extra-tropical Plants, Readily Eligible for Industrial Culture Or by Ferdinand von Mueller (1891)
"Cassini. South-Africa. A camphor-scented shrub, much in use there for medicinal purposes [Dr. Pappe]. ostrya carpinifolia, Scopoli. ..."
3. Wood: A Manual of the Natural History and Industrial Applications of the by George Simonds Boulger (1908)
"The Hop-Hornbeam of Southern Europe and Asia Minor (ostrya carpinifolia Scop.) is a similar but reddish wood resembling Pear, and suitable for turnery, ..."
4. The Natural History of Plants: Their Forms, Growth, Reproduction, and by Anton Kerner von Marilaun (1902)
"The southern slope of the Solstein range, between Hall and Ziri, produces in limited areas Hop-hornbeams and Bladder-senna (ostrya carpinifolia and Colutea ..."