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Catkin

(Science: plant biology) a spike in which the flowers are unisexual and without conspicuous perianth.


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"Twenty questions"-biology game

... if yes where is it found? North America? Europe? Asia? Grows in my yard I said > Masachusetts USA< I transplanted it from the woods It has catkins (third time I mentioned) Betula So what species? Aromatic wood, oil used topicaly for pain relief. And was used to flaver gum and mints.

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by Linn
Fri Nov 10, 2006 4:47 pm
 
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"Twenty questions"-biology game

... yard. Too cold @ -20F :( Do you have it growing where you live? any ways the species is in one of these: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fagales with catkins and aromatic wood.

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by Linn
Thu Nov 09, 2006 4:19 am
 
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"Twenty questions"-biology game

The one with the very fragrant bark....wood get oil from it. I have one in my yard. They are all over in the woods. very pretty tree. Has catkins you have to guess :P now I gave it away

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by Linn
Wed Nov 08, 2006 4:26 am
 
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