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(Endomycorrhizal broadleaved trees and shrubs) (endomycorrhizal or endotrophic mycorrhizal broadleaved trees and shrubs)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Informal)

AQUIFOLIACEAE (hollies) Family 1 subtaxon  
Ilex aquifolium L. (Holly)
ERICACEAE (heaths, heathers, rhododendrons, azaleas & wintergeeens)
Andromeda polifolia (Bog Rosemary, Bog-rosemary), eg: Andromeda polifolia (Bog Rosemary, Bog-rosemary) - Flowering shoot Arbutus (strawberry trees), eg: Arbutus unedo (Strawberry-tree) - Leaf - normal shoot - under surface - leaf base Arctostaphylos (bearberries), eg: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi (Bearberry) - Foliage - close-up Calluna vulgaris (Heather), eg: Calluna vulgaris (Heather) - Plant Empetrum nigrum (Crowberry, Crowberry Agg.), eg: Empetrum nigrum subsp. hermaphroditum (Hermaphrodite Crowberry, Mountain Crowberry) - Plant - in situ Erica (bell heathers), eg: Erica vagans (Cornish Heath) - Flower stalk bases Gaultheria (prickly heaths), eg: Gaultheria mucronata (Prickly Heath) - Berries - close-up - top view Kalmia (sheep- and bog-laurels), eg: Kalmia procumbens (Trailing Azalea) - Plant Monotropa hypopitys (Yellow Bird's-nest), eg: Monotropa hypopitys subsp. hypopitys (a subspecies of flowering plant) - Plant Pyrola (wintergreens), eg: Pyrola minor (Common Wintergreen) - Inflorescence Rhododendron (rhododendrons and azaleas), eg: Rhododendron ponticum (Rhododendron) - Tree - in situ Vaccinium (bilberries and cranberries), eg: Vaccinium oxycoccos (Cranberry) - Shoot with flower - close-up
Family 22 subtaxa 12 ident refs
Alnus Mill. (alders)
Alnus cordata (Italian Alder), eg: Alnus cordata (Italian Alder) - Leaf - upperside Alnus glutinosa (Alder), eg: Alnus glutinosa (Alder) - Leaf - upper side Alnus incana (Grey Alder), eg: Alnus incana (Grey Alder) - Male catkins
Genus 3 subtaxa 2 ident refs
MYRICACEAE (myrtles) Family 1 subtaxon  
Myrica gale L. (Bog Myrtle, Bog-myrtle, Sweet Gale)
Bush - in flower
OLEACEAE (olive family)
Fraxinus (ashes), eg: Fraxinus excelsior (Ash) - Buds bursting with developing fruit below Ligustrum (privets), eg: Ligustrum vulgare (Wild Privet) - Berries on bushes
Family 4 subtaxa 2 ident refs
CISTACEAE (rockroses)
Helianthemum (rock-roses), eg: Helianthemum oelandicum subsp. piloselloides (Hoary Rock-rose (Western Ireland Spp.)) - Plant with flowers and leaves
Family 6 subtaxa 3 ident refs
PLATANACEAE (plane trees) Family 1 subtaxon  
Platanus occidentalis x orientalis = P. x hispanica Mill. ex Münchh. (London plane)
Foliage and fruits
Species hybrid    
Berberis (barberries), eg: Berberis thunbergii (Thunberg's Barberry) - Flowers - close-up - face view Mahonia (Oregon grapes), eg: Mahonia aquifolium (Oregon-grape) - Growing in woodland
Family 4 subtaxa  
RHAMNACEAE (buckthorns) Family 2 subtaxa  
Frangula alnus Mill. (Alder Buckthorn, Black Dogwood)
Rhamnus cathartica L. (Buckthorn, Purging Buckthorn)
Branch with immature berries
Crataegus L. (hawthorns)
Crataegus laevigata (Midland Hawthorn), eg: Crataegus laevigata (Midland Hawthorn) - Flower buds and leaves - underside Crataegus monogyna (Hawthorn), eg: Crataegus monogyna (Hawthorn) - Flowers Crataegus monogyna x laevigata = C. x media (hybrid hawthorn), eg: Crataegus monogyna x laevigata = C. x media (hybrid hawthorn) - Leaves and flowers
Genus 3 subtaxa 2 ident refs
Prunus L. (plums, cherries and laurels)
Prunus avium (Wild Cherry), eg: Prunus avium (Wild Cherry) - Flower Prunus cerasifera (Cherry Plum), eg: Prunus cerasifera (Cherry Plum) - Branch - in flower Prunus domestica (Wild Plum), eg: Prunus domestica subsp. insititia (Damson, Bullace) - Leaf spray - under surface Prunus laurocerasus (Cherry Laurel), eg: Prunus laurocerasus (Cherry Laurel) - Flower spikes Prunus padus (Bird Cherry), eg: Prunus padus (Bird Cherry) - Leaf - upper side Prunus spinosa (Blackthorn, Sloe), eg: Prunus spinosa (Blackthorn, Sloe) - Flowers - close-up
Genus 6 subtaxa  
Pyrus communis s.l. (pear) Species aggregate 1 subtaxon  
Pyrus communis L. (Pear)
Flowers and foliage
Sorbus L. (whitebeams)
Sorbus aucuparia (Rowan, Mountain Ash), eg: Sorbus aucuparia (Rowan, Mountain Ash) - Berries - on the tree Sorbus torminalis (Wild Service-tree), eg: Sorbus torminalis (Wild Service-tree) - Small leaf in autumn colours and fruits
Genus 5 subtaxa 5 ident refs
ULMACEAE (elms) Family 2 subtaxa  
Ulmus L. (elms)
Ulmus glabra (Wych Elm), eg: Ulmus glabra (Wych Elm) - Leaf spray - freshly opened leaves Ulmus minor (Small-leaved Elm, Cornish Elm, Jersey Elm), eg: Ulmus minor subsp. angustifolia (Cornish Elm) - Bud and petiole
Genus 2 subtaxa 1 ident refs
ANACARDIACEAE (sumachs, smoke-tree) Family   1 ident refs
MAGNOLIACEAE (magnolias) Family 2 subtaxa  
Liriodendron tulipifera L. (Tulip Tree, Tulip-tree)
Magnolia grandiflora L. (Southern Magnolia) Species 1 subtaxon  
Magnolia grandiflora "Charles Dickens" (a southern magnolia)
Foliage and flower

Suggested Literature

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