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Young birch tree rising from the old

Observed: 12th September 2011 By: Puddock
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Description:

I thought this was a great example of dogged determination in the tree world. An old rotted silver birch stump and a lovely young tree sprouting from it.

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Silver Birch (Betula pendula) interacts

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Seedling

There must have been seed in the rotted bark left over from healthy times.

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