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by tsharp
Sat Mar 14, 2020 3:40 pm
Forum: South America
Topic: Peru - Araucaria
Replies: 3
Views: 127

Re: Peru - Araucaria

Lucas: Thanks for getting the pictures to post. What did you do?
by tsharp
Fri Mar 13, 2020 2:56 pm
Forum: South America
Topic: Peru - Araucaria
Replies: 3
Views: 127

Peru - Araucaria

NTS: In November of 2019 Susan and I spent several weeks I Peru mostly along the Coast and desert/semidesert areas farther from the coast.. I did get to measure a tree in the Araucaria genus. I don.t believe Peru has any native Araucarias but they are a fairly common planted tree. This one was found...
by tsharp
Mon Jan 13, 2020 8:00 pm
Forum: North Carolina
Topic: Walker Cove Big Ivy/Coleman Boundary NC
Replies: 29
Views: 4550

Re: Walker Cove Big Ivy/Coleman Boundary NC

Elijah: Biltmore Ash seemingly has lost its specie status and its varietal status according to Pnts database. Tilia heterophylla has maintained it status as a variety of T. Americana.
by tsharp
Tue Aug 27, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: West Virginia
Topic: Big Butternut
Replies: 6
Views: 787

Re: Big Butternut

Erik/ NTS: I have pondered the correct classification of big girth "Butternuts" scattered about West Virginia for several years. I have used the Purdue Identification of Butternuts and Butternut Hybrids as a resource . Here is my current thinking. I have monitored four large girth Butternuts that we...
by tsharp
Wed Aug 07, 2019 10:04 pm
Forum: West Virginia
Topic: Big Butternut
Replies: 6
Views: 787

Big Butternut

NTS: On 7/20/2019 Fred Sikarskie, Mike Leeden and I had a chance to remeasure the big Butternut( Juglans cinerea} at Pulpmill Bottom, Parsons, Tucker County. 17.5' x 76.8' x 129' with circumference taken at 5 feet. https://photos.smugmug.com/Trees/Juglans-cinerea/i-Nxmdhn8/0/ace241ec/M/DSCN4480-M.jp...
by tsharp
Tue Jul 30, 2019 3:09 pm
Forum: Projects and Surveys, Database, Groups, and Links
Topic: Any Data Out There For Amelanchier/Serviceberry
Replies: 6
Views: 1076

Re: Any Data Out There For Amelanchier/Serviceberry

George:
The largest circumference known of an Amelanchier in West Virginia is 2.7' which I believe to be an A. laevis - Allegheny or Smooth Service berry. Open grown in abandoned sheep pastures around 3000' elevation in Pocahontas County.
by tsharp
Mon Jul 22, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Where Are We Going?
Replies: 2
Views: 384

Re: Where Are We Going?

NTS, Bob.
Want was the nature of the problem that Ed had to correct?
by tsharp
Mon Jul 22, 2019 11:41 am
Forum: West Virginia
Topic: 170'+ Yellow-poplar
Replies: 1
Views: 294

170'+ Yellow-poplar

NTS: The Saulsville Yellow-poplar was remeasured this spring. It came in at 173' x 187" x 106.5'. It is located near Saulsville, Wyoming County at an elevation of 2,160' with a northeast exposure. It is on private land (coal company) and survvived the last round of cutting ca. 2005 This is the secon...
by tsharp
Fri Feb 08, 2019 12:06 am
Forum: North Carolina
Topic: Canaan Valley Fir
Replies: 2
Views: 338

Re: Canaan Valley Fir

Brian, NTS: Scientific name is Abies balsamea var. phanerolepis. The common name of Canaan fir is probably a result of Christmas tree marketing people. The original source of the variety was Canaan Valley, Tucker County, WV. Both varieties are found in West Virginia plus several plantations of Frase...
by tsharp
Sat Jan 19, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: Louisiana
Topic: Some New Orleans area trees
Replies: 8
Views: 963

Re: Some New Orleans area trees

John: Thanks for heads up. If air fares cooperate I will get in touch.

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