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Oak tree?

Description:

i thought the bark was odd for oak

Notes:

ek - location probably not right

1 Species ID Suggestions

Michael67
Michael67 8 years ago
Sessile Oak
Quercus petraea Sessile Oak - Quercus petraea - Overview


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3 Comments

Michael67
Michael67 8 years ago

The bark is OK for a young Sessile Oak. It will get darker and fissured as the tree grows older.

JC_Forester
JC_Forester 8 years ago

Looks like an oak to me Lipase. Not sure what oak species are in the UK though... Bark is variable among species. Mostly likely white oak family, however possibly red oak family if the tips of the lobes have bristle tips (sharp points). Tree looks under stress from the epicormic branching and vines.

marisa y
marisa y 8 years ago

Not an oak

Lipase
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Gwynedd, Wales, United Kingdom

Spotted on Jun 21, 2013
Submitted on Jun 21, 2013

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