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Leyland cypress trunk

Observed: 22nd December 2010 By: jt437
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Description:

Large trunk of leyland cypress tree in winter.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Leyland Cypress (x Cupressocyparis leylandii) interacts

Comments

Blewit Boy's picture

It would be........

It would be helpful to see a photo of the crown of this tree as well, for identification purposes. Or even a close up of the needle arrangement.

chris

Vinny's picture

x Cupressocyparis leylandii

x Cupressocyparis leylandii is an evergreen conifer. From the young growth coming from the trunk this looks like a deciduous tree to me possibly a willow or lime. Leylands do not produce new growth from old wood.

Blewit Boy's picture

I thought it looked.........

I thought it looked more like a deciduous tree too Vinny, but I didn't like say anything.

chris