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by mdavie
Tue Sep 22, 2015 1:06 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Any idea what is wrong with this SWO?
Replies: 5
Views: 814

Re: Any idea what is wrong with this SWO?

Did you notice the early leaves being very pale? The kind of mildew that causes witches broom on oaks is particular. Otherwise it could be a phytoplasma. Some of those will make growth not harden off, causing a lot of dead twigs.
by mdavie
Sun Jun 14, 2015 8:45 am
Forum: Post Here First - Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from Texas
Replies: 31
Views: 5831

Re: Hello from Texas

Oh yeah, but even volume will be tough; it's so limby and it looks like there are a number of awkward sections. But it would be interesting and pretty cool!
by mdavie
Mon Jun 08, 2015 12:28 pm
Forum: Post Here First - Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from Texas
Replies: 31
Views: 5831

Re: Hello from Texas

Oh, yeah. Like I said: "Yeah, I'd go visit that tree." Though now I want to put an exclamation point! That thing looks like it's going to be tricky to measure.
by mdavie
Sun Jun 07, 2015 9:37 am
Forum: Post Here First - Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from Texas
Replies: 31
Views: 5831

Re: Hello from Texas

Yeah, I'd go visit that tree. It looks worth measuring. Welcome, Kevin.
by mdavie
Wed Apr 01, 2015 6:22 pm
Forum: Measurement and Dendromorphometry
Topic: Smartphone Apps of Potentisl Value to Ents
Replies: 22
Views: 4615

Re: Smartphone Apps of Potentisl Value to Ents

Virginia Tech's free vTree app is a pretty good identification app for iphones and androids. Michael--unfortunately vTech is available only for Android. I looked in the App store and on the Virginia Tech website. LeafSnap is indeed insufficient for treeID. Does anyone have any other ideas for a goo...
by mdavie
Sun Mar 29, 2015 12:26 pm
Forum: Measurement and Dendromorphometry
Topic: Smartphone Apps of Potentisl Value to Ents
Replies: 22
Views: 4615

Re: Smartphone Apps of Potentisl Value to Ents

Virginia Tech's free vTree app is a pretty good identification app for iphones and androids.
by mdavie
Sun Mar 29, 2015 11:55 am
Forum: California
Topic: 235 ft. Weeping Western Hemlock
Replies: 6
Views: 911

Re: 235 ft. Weeping Western Hemlock

You might consider collecting some cuttings, if it's feasible.
by mdavie
Tue Dec 09, 2014 3:08 pm
Forum: Post Here First - Introduce Yourself
Topic: Greetings from Tennessee!
Replies: 4
Views: 2394

Re: Greetings from Tennessee!

Nashville is my home town; I went briefly for thanksgiving, and went walking with friends in a patch of Percy Warner that I've got to get back into and measure!Very tall for middle TN. There are shagbarks and shellbarks in Nashville, they're two different (but similar) species. Where are the biggest...
by mdavie
Mon Nov 10, 2014 10:33 pm
Forum: Arkansas
Topic: Private southeastern Arkansas site 2
Replies: 11
Views: 2085

Re: Private southeastern Arkansas site 2

Yowzer! That's pretty impressive.
Good lord, what did they cut in there if that's what's left over?
by mdavie
Thu Nov 06, 2014 8:53 pm
Forum: Georgia
Topic: Live Oaks in Savannah, GA?
Replies: 4
Views: 1356

Re: Live Oaks in Savannah, GA?

There is a really nice one called the Majestic Oak that's worth seeing here: http://goo.gl/maps/qFo13

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