Definition of Pterocarya fraxinifolia

1. Noun. Medium-sized Caucasian much-branched tree distinguished from other walnut trees by its winged fruit.

Exact synonyms: Caucasian Walnut
Generic synonyms: Wing Nut, Wing-nut



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pterocarya Fraxinifolia

Pteriidae
Pteris
Pteris cretica
Pteris multifida
Pteris serrulata
Pternohyla
Pternohyla fodiens
Pterocarpus
Pterocarpus angolensis
Pterocarpus indicus
Pterocarpus macrocarpus
Pterocarpus marsupium
Pterocarpus santalinus
Pterocarya
Pterocarya fraxinifolia
Pterocles
Pterocles alchata
Pterocles indicus
Pteroclididae
Pterocnemia
Pterocnemia pennata
Pterodactylidae
Pterodactylus
Pterois
Pteropogon humboltianum
Pteropsida
Pteropus
Pteropus capestratus
Pteropus hypomelanus

Literary usage of Pterocarya fraxinifolia

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1. The Forest Flora of North-west and Central India: A Handbook of the by John Lindsay Stewart, Dietrich Brandis (1874)
"pterocarya fraxinifolia, Spach, a tree of Armenia, the Caucasus, and North Persia (hardy in England), with 12 pair of serrate leaflets, the male catkins at ..."

2. London Trees: Being an Account of the Trees that Succeed in London, with a by Angus Duncan Webster (1920)
"pterocarya fraxinifolia THIS is a comparatively rare tree, one of the largest specimens in London growing by the path side between the Victoria and ..."

3. Cyclopedia of American Horticulture: Comprising Suggestions for Cultivation by Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wilhelm Miller (1902)
"All southern nurserymen catalogue the Carolina Poplar, but the stock is not always true to name.— pterocarya fraxinifolia, or Caucasian Wing-fruited Walnut, ..."

4. Select Extra-tropical Plants: Readily Eligible for Industrial Culture Or by Ferdinand von Mueller (1885)
"pterocarya fraxinifolia, Kunth. From Central Asiatic Russia to Persia. A kind of Walnut-tree, which, with P. stenoptera (Cas. de Candolle) on Dr. ..."

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