Betulaceae

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Betulaceae
Alnus glutinosa.jpg
Black Alder (Alnus glutinosa)
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Betulaceae

Genera

Alnus - Alder
Betula - Birch
Carpinus - Hornbeam
Corylus - Hazel
Ostrya - Hop-hornbeam
Ostryopsis - Hazel-hornbeam

The birch family (Betulaceae) is a group of flowering plants of tree or shrub form that includes the birches, alders, hornbeams (Caprinus), and hazels.