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Birch (Betula alba, B. lenta)

Birch (Betula alba, B. lenta)

Recognized Ideas: Leaves and shoots secrete a resin, which when mixed with alkali is alleged to create a laxative substance. The bark incorporates 10-14% betulin (a dihydric alcohol). When made into birch bark tar, the...