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Tuesday, 24 May 2016

Coppiced Oak

This picture of a lapsed coppiced Oak was taken in Knotts Wood Todmorden. It is likely to be a very old tree looking at the size of the boulder shaped base. It needs more light to stimulate epicormic shoots from the base but unfortunately it is getting shaded out by other saplings.

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