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Bald cypress

Taxodium distichum


There were several specimens like this one in Lake Chicot. About 2 meters wide at the base and surrounded by cypress knees.


Spotted at Lake Chicot State Park from a kayak.

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Brian38 5 months ago

Thank you Mark. Lake Chicot is absolutely amazing. It's the largest oxbow lake in North America. It was formed only 600 years ago. I did have a fun time kayaking there up until the winds started to blow in.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 months ago

Impressive tree! Must be a great area to kayak.

Arkansas, USA

Lat: 33.37, Long: -91.21

Spotted on Sep 5, 2018
Submitted on Oct 6, 2018

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