Betulaceae Ostrya virginiana - hophornbeam (Lab 5)

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  • Betulaceae Ostrya virginiana - hophornbeam: Bark on a tree 3 inches in diameter at breast height.Betulaceae Ostrya virginiana - hophornbeam: Bark on a tree 3 inches in diameter at breast height.
  • Betulaceae Ostrya virginiana - hophornbeam: Bark on a tree 6 inches in diameter at breast height.Betulaceae Ostrya virginiana - hophornbeam: Bark on a tree 6 inches in diameter at breast height.
  • Betulaceae Ostrya virginiana - hophornbeam: Flower, catkins, in threes, curved like sparrow's toes.Betulaceae Ostrya virginiana - hophornbeam: Flower, catkins, in threes, curved like sparrow's toes.
  • Betulaceae Ostrya virginiana - hophornbeam: Fruit, nutlet, in a papery envelope that looks like a deflated football.  Whole infructescence appears similar to Humulus lupulus cone, used to flavor beer.Betulaceae Ostrya virginiana - hophornbeam: Fruit, nutlet, in a papery envelope that looks like a deflated football. Whole infructescence appears similar to Humulus lupulus cone, used to flavor beer.
  • Betulaceae Ostrya virginiana - hophornbeam: Fruit, nutlet, in a papery envelope that looks like a deflated football. Whole infructescence appears similar to Humulus lupulus cone, used to flavor beer.Betulaceae Ostrya virginiana - hophornbeam: Fruit, nutlet, in a papery envelope that looks like a deflated football. Whole infructescence appears similar to Humulus lupulus cone, used to flavor beer.
  • Betulaceae Ostrya virginiana - hophornbeam: Leaf, alternate, simple, doubly serrate margin, parallel venation.Betulaceae Ostrya virginiana - hophornbeam: Leaf, alternate, simple, doubly serrate margin, parallel venation.
  • Betulaceae Ostrya virginiana - hophornbeam: Leaf, alternate, simple, doubly serrate margin, parallel venation.Betulaceae Ostrya virginiana - hophornbeam: Leaf, alternate, simple, doubly serrate margin, parallel venation.
  • Betulaceae Ostrya virginiana - hophornbeam: Twig showing alternate leaf arrangement, zigzag growth form, and lateral buds with darker edges to each bud scale.Betulaceae Ostrya virginiana - hophornbeam: Twig showing alternate leaf arrangement, zigzag growth form, and lateral buds with darker edges to each bud scale.
  • Betulaceae Ostrya virginiana - hophornbeam: Twig showing alternate leaf arrangement, zigzag growth form, and lateral buds with darker edges to each bud scale.Betulaceae Ostrya virginiana - hophornbeam: Twig showing alternate leaf arrangement, zigzag growth form, and lateral buds with darker edges to each bud scale.
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