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Tree Order: Sapindales

The Sapindales order is a large order. More than half of its species belong to two families: rue and maple. genus Rutaceae The Sumac Staghorn from Rebecca in West Virgina (too bad there are no updates from the summer) genus … Continue reading

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Tree Order: Rosales – Mulberry and Elm Family

Two other families of the Rosales are the Moraceae (Mulberry family) and the Ulmaceae (Elm family). There are more families to the Rosales, but the Tree Year has contributions to those two families. genus Maclura – Mulberry Marqueta with a … Continue reading

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Tree Year Project: second half of the year

In the second half of the year of the Tree Year Project a lot of the observed trees will start growing fruits in some sort. So please let us know how the fruits on your tree look like. There are … Continue reading

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Summer Time

Since the summer came in the northern hemisphere, the Tree Year project slowed down. No wonder, now that the leaves have grown, their light green color has turned into dense dark green and it has become hard to observe life … Continue reading

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Tree Order: Rosales – mostly Apple

The family of the Roses (Rosaceae) is part of the Rosales order – Apple, Cherry, Plum and others belong to this family. genus Prunus – Plum Wendy in the UK Anne-Lidd in New Zealand (link to Facebook) genus Cerasus – … Continue reading

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