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Common Beech

Observed: 24th December 2011 By: Kim28
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Common Beech
Description:

Common Beech located in Cocken Woods. 2.7m in girth and approx 18m in height. Maiden. Moss at the base. Some branches decaying lower down and some holes on the trunk.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Common Beech (Fagus sylvatica) interacts

Comments

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Beech

This could be a beech, as although in the photo the bark looks quite pale, the twigs look as if they have the 'zigzag' pattern of beech. Really need closer photos to be sure!