gingko gingko

Definition(s):

  • (n) deciduous dioecious Chinese tree having fan-shaped leaves and fleshy yellow seeds; exists almost exclusively in cultivation especially as an ornamental street tree

Usage(s):

  1. In a large, definitive trial, researchers find that the popular supplement gingko biloba does not prevent memory loss.
  2. The website also reports on problems found in vitamin C, saw palmetto, gingko biloba and several arthritis formulas.
  3. He is left with the gingko tree, the sunflowers and Kikuko for comfort.

News

  • $6,000 could be needed to replace vandalized trees

    Vandals who recently hacked up four trees on South Winooski Avenue in Burlington could be costing taxpayers $6,000 to replace the greenery, but it's not just residents' wallets that are hurting.  It was a particularly painful morning for Eugene Aube as he cut down the very badly damaged Gingko trees.  "I hate to see them destroyed like that. I consider them sort of my children," Aube said. He's ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WPTZ Burlington

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