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Betula lenta

Betula lenta L.

 

Black Birch, Cherry Birch, Sweet Birch, Mahogany Birch, Spice Birch

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae (from Stearn’s Botanical Latin)
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassRosidaeRoses, legumes, proteas, dogwoods, hydrangeas, mistletoes, euphorbias, grapes, many more
OrderFagalesBirch, she-oak, beech, walnut, bayberry, others
FamilyBetulaceaeBirch family: birches, alders, hazels, hornbeams and hop-hornbeams
GenusBetulaBirch
Specieslenta

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Betula lenta (Black Birch, Cherry Birch, Sweet Birch, Mahogany Birch, Spice Birch)

4/14/2010 · Mt. Lebanon St., Pepperell, MA

Betula lenta (Black Birch, Cherry Birch, Sweet Birch, Mahogany Birch, Spice Birch)

I rarely see this tree much bigger than 12 inches in diameter. · 3/6/2016 · Sheldrick Forest Preserve, Wilton, NH

Betula lenta (Black Birch, Cherry Birch, Sweet Birch, Mahogany Birch, Spice Birch)

8/27/2015 · Beaver Brook Conservation Area, Hollis, NH
≈ 15 × 10" (37 × 25 cm)

Betula lenta (Black Birch, Cherry Birch, Sweet Birch, Mahogany Birch, Spice Birch)

8/16/2012 · Mt. Tom State Reservation, Dynamite Trail, Holyoke, MA
≈ 9 × 14" (23 × 35 cm)

Betula lenta (Black Birch, Cherry Birch, Sweet Birch, Mahogany Birch, Spice Birch)

A storm-damaged tree, showing the orange color of the inner bark. · 6/7/2015 · Oak Hill, Tophet Chasm Trail, Littleton, MA
≈ 8 × 5" (19 × 13 cm)

Betula lenta description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 30 Sep 2015.

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Betula lenta (Black Birch, Cherry Birch, Sweet Birch, Mahogany Birch, Spice Birch)

11/26/2011 · Nashua River Rail Trail, East Pepperell, MA
≈ 19 × 28" (47 × 70 cm)

Betula lenta (Black Birch, Cherry Birch, Sweet Birch, Mahogany Birch, Spice Birch)

5/21/2014 · Beaver Brook Assn Conservation Lands, Rte. 130, Hollis, NH
≈ 15 × 10" (37 × 25 cm)

Betula lenta (Black Birch, Cherry Birch, Sweet Birch, Mahogany Birch, Spice Birch)

8/9/2012 · Beaver Brook Assn Conservation Lands, Big Tree Trail, Hollis, NH

Betula lenta (Black Birch, Cherry Birch, Sweet Birch, Mahogany Birch, Spice Birch)

LAOWA Venus Lens Experiments · 2/18/2016 · Big Tree/Porcupine Trail, Beaver Brook Conservation Area, Hollis, NH

Betula lenta (Black Birch, Cherry Birch, Sweet Birch, Mahogany Birch, Spice Birch)

5/21/2014 · Beaver Brook Assn Conservation Lands, Rte. 130, Hollis, NH
≈ 12 × 8" (31 × 21 cm)

Betula lenta (Black Birch, Cherry Birch, Sweet Birch, Mahogany Birch, Spice Birch)

We think of trees as oxygen producers, but they also need some, which they absorb through these lenticels, horizontal pores that permit gas excahnge. · 6/18/2015 · Beaver Brook Conservation Area, Hollis, NH
≈ 7 × 4½" (18 × 12 cm)

Betula lenta (Black Birch, Cherry Birch, Sweet Birch, Mahogany Birch, Spice Birch)

8/9/2012 · Beaver Brook Assn Conservation Lands, Big Tree Trail, Hollis, NH
≈ 16 × 24" (41 × 62 cm)

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