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By Paul Sterry

This easy-to-use advisor covers the 360 species of tree which are present in Britain & eire. each one species is roofed intimately with info on tips to establish, even if from a leaf, twig, bark or complete tree, plus additional details on the place the tree grows (including a map), how excessive they develop, what makes use of it really is placed to, and historical past. each species is additionally comprehensively illustrated with images of each important feature—bark, leaf, seed, flower, twig, and entire tree. pattern identity part: "Silver Birch Betula pendula (Betulaceae) top to 26m A narrow, fast-growing deciduous tree with a slim, tapering crown whilst younger and starting to be vigorously. Older bushes collect a weeping behavior, in particular if transforming into in an open, uncrowded situation."

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