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Franklin, Jeff

Taxodium distichum (L.) Rich. (bald-cypress), growth habit, deciduous tree form, fall color


Identifier
3.73038
Format
digital color photograph
Digitization Status
Born digital
Type
Photographic image
Date created
2005 – 2012
Description
Taxodium distichum (L.) Rich. (bald-cypress), habit is lofty deciduous conifer of slender pyramidal form almost columnar in youth with a stout straight trunk buttressed at the base and short horizontal branches ascending at the ends with the lateral branchlets pendulous sometimes becoming irregular flat-topped and picturesque in old age, fall color is russet or soft brown to a mellow orangish brown