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Ostrya (rights holder: JC Schou)© JC Schou (licence)


Ostrya is a genus of eight to 10 small deciduous trees belonging to the birch family Betulaceae. Common names include hop-hornbeam and hophornbeam. It may also be called ironwood, a name shared with a number of other plants. The genus is native in southern Europe, southwest and eastern Asia, and North and Central America.[1] They have a conical or irregular crown and a scaly, rough bark. They ... © Wikipedia authors and editors (licence)

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Parent Taxon
Taxonomic Completion
2 of 9 accepted Species
Global Pollen Project UUID
Botanical Reference
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