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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 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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Tree Order: Willow, Poplar and Lime

The Malpighiales is a large and diverse order with mostly tropical plants. Willows and Poplars belong to them, too. Both belong to the family of the Salicaceae Order of the Malpighiales – genus Populus Amber with some kind of Poplar … Continue reading

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Tree Order: Fagales – part II

In part I of the fagales we covered the Birches and the Hazel. More fagales that are followed by our Tree Year participants are Beech, Oak, Hickory and Walnut: Family of Fagaceae – genus Fagus Valeria with a Beech on … Continue reading

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