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by Jenny
Wed Feb 21, 2018 5:58 pm
Forum: Arboriculture and Landscaping
Topic: The Scary Shrub
Replies: 2
Views: 1136

Re: The Scary Shrub

ha! Well, that's encouraging, actually. Thanks.
by Jenny
Wed Feb 21, 2018 2:54 pm
Forum: Arboriculture and Landscaping
Topic: The Scary Shrub
Replies: 2
Views: 1136

The Scary Shrub

fullsizeoutput_51d0.jpeg fullsizeoutput_51c8.jpeg HI! Just jumping right back in... Look at this thing! Is it Forsythia? What do I do??? It's on a neighbor's property by about 1 foot and they don't prune and said I can if I want. When is the best time to start the Spring 2018 Course "ENTS Guided Tr...
by Jenny
Fri Jun 19, 2015 1:32 pm
Forum: Maine
Topic: Thomaston, Maine
Replies: 0
Views: 952

Thomaston, Maine

Hi! I'm staying for a few months on the coast of Maine working for a bit at a rural Wild Bird Rehab center. The property I'm living on is alive with so many species of birds that I would never find in New York City except during migration. Black-throated Blue, Black-throated Green, Chestnut-sided Wa...
by Jenny
Fri Jun 19, 2015 12:57 pm
Forum: Post Here First - Introduce Yourself
Topic: Re-introducing Myself!
Replies: 5
Views: 2168

Re-introducing Myself!

Hi Everyone! This is Jenny, former prolific poster on this site. I've been quite involved with rehabbing wild birds, especially raising orphans. BUT now I want to find out what trees certain species of birds prefer and at what time of year. And the location, of course. I'm in Maine now, on the coast...
by Jenny
Fri Dec 12, 2014 11:43 am
Forum: Art: Literature, Poetry, and Prose
Topic: "Night of the Ginkgo" Oliver Sacks, New Yorker Magazine
Replies: 2
Views: 1118

"Night of the Ginkgo" Oliver Sacks, New Yorker Magazine

HI! Some nice - if not surprising to ENTS - Fall observations of the Ginkgo (Ginkgo biloba) by the highly regarded writer Oliver Sacks published in the Nove. 24, 2014 New Yorker Magazine issue. First paragraph: "Today in New York—November 13th—leaves are falling, drifting, skittering everywhere. But...
by Jenny
Sun Jul 27, 2014 11:45 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Hemlock Death Toll Approx. #?
Replies: 3
Views: 1190

Hemlock Death Toll Approx. #?

HI HI HI! Too long since my appearance! So, I posted one of my favorite Robert Frost poems from 1923 on Facebook and realized that the 2 main "protagonists" were in terrible terrible jeopardy in parts of the US! The American Crow in the New York City and Maryland Area dues to a terrible outbreak of ...
by Jenny
Tue Jun 04, 2013 8:34 am
Forum: Art: Literature, Poetry, and Prose
Topic: Back Yard Pine
Replies: 2
Views: 1624

Re: Back Yard Pine

Very evocative. Brought back memories of climbing pines when I was a kid. I wish I could still do it. Feel so old....

Jenny
by Jenny
Tue Jun 04, 2013 8:27 am
Forum: Forest Experiences, Epiphanies, and Philosophies
Topic: Subjective view of the Sequoia old-growth
Replies: 5
Views: 2790

Re: Subjective view of the Sequoia old-growth

Andrew, Amazing images and engrossing video. What an exhilarating trip that must have been. Thank you so much for putting that together.

Jenny
by Jenny
Tue Jun 04, 2013 7:11 am
Forum: Urban Forests, Trees, and Landscapes
Topic: Turkey Oak and ID Question
Replies: 1
Views: 1182

Turkey Oak and ID Question

I know the Turkey Oak is not native to North America, but here it is anyway since the spot where the limb hung over The Lake in Central Park was so beautiful. My question: Is the tree in the third picture a Horse Chestnut? Going to NY Botanical Gardens for native tree MAJOR tree review. There are so...
by Jenny
Wed May 29, 2013 7:19 am
Forum: Urban Forests, Trees, and Landscapes
Topic: Tulip Tree
Replies: 2
Views: 1517

Tulip Tree

The last of the flowers on a tulip tree. Upper Lobe of The Lake Central Park (near the Sweet Gum),

Jenny
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