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B2N03 - Male-Female Tree

Nature walk leader Bob Toothaker leaned on the Male-Female tree as he explained the reason that the once separate trees of different species now shared bark at several points. To heal damage caused by friction with the other tree, the tree on the right produces new growth. They grow together by mistake.

montageSwitch to larger image series. See Back to Nature (B2N03) ecofest, 2003 - the images and views from the SWCC's ecofest, the Back to Nature weekend of November 8-9, 2003. This year, 2003, the Lookout is local.

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