Epicormic Sprouts and Burls

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Epicormic Sprouts and Burls

Post by edfrank » Tue May 11, 2010 2:42 pm


Here is a nice example of some epicormic sprouts and burls on a sugar maple in downtown Reynoldsville, PA
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Re: Epicormic Sprouts and Burls

Post by James Parton » Tue May 11, 2010 11:21 pm


That is one rough-looking maple!

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