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white poplar

Herbal medicine
A deciduous tree that contains essential oil, glycosides, populin and tannins; it is analgesic, anti-inflammatory and antipyretic, and is used for rheumatic disease.
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Siguiendo el trazado de las vias ferreas y a pocos metros al este del Camino Centenario cursa un ancho zanjon que alberga comunidades silvestres: Acmella decumbens, Amaranthus quitensis, Arundo donax, Erithryna crista-galli, Paspalum quadrifarium, Manihot flabellifolia, Sagittaria montevidensis, Senecio bonariensis, Solidago chilensis, Typha latifolia, juntamente con arboles cultivados como Ailanthus altissima y Populus alba. En el lado oeste del mismo camino, los zanjones presentan asociaciones de Erytryna crista-galli, Sagittaria montevidensis y Typha latifolia.
Plantas de Populus tremula x Populus alba foram transformadas com o gene crs1-1, conferindo resistencia ao herbicida clorosulfan (BRASILEIRO et al., 1992).
Mature leaves of adult individuals of Populus alba, Populus deltoides, Robinia pseudoacacia, Ulmus pumila and Fraxinus americana from the University Campus, Tandil, Buenos Aires, Argentina (37[degrees] 19'S, 59[degrees] 08'W) were collected on February 2004.
As with Salix, PCA clearly isolates every Populus alba from every P.
A primeira especie florestal transformada via Agrobacterium foi o hibrido de alamo Populus alba x Populus grandidentata, por FILLATTI et al.
The canopy is even-aged and composed of pioneer species: Salix alba and Populus nigra, sometimes Populus alba or Alnus incana.