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Ridged bark

Observed: 10th June 2011 By: surfer
bark
bark 1
Description:

ridged bark on a shrubby tree with hazel-like leaves

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Elm (Ulmus) interacts

Comments

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Thanks David...I didn't think

Thanks David...I didn't think it was Elm as it was unlike the mature Elm trees we used to have in our garden, and I have never seen this bark formation before...if you have any idea what causes this bark formation I would be grateful...it didn't cover the whole shrub...some of the bark was fairly smooth.

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Agree

Thanks for that...would definitely agree that it is Ulmus Minor...fascinating bark formation.