What I Do When They Grow Really Fast

What I Do When They Grow Really Fast

This Water-elm, Planera aquatica, was collected on August 11th of this year.  It’s a really nice triple-trunk specimen, as you can see.  It came back from collection quickly, and has thrown foot-long shoots.  It’s certainly a strong tree.  So what would...
Water Oak #8

Water Oak #8

Quercus nigra Collect date: 2/24/18 Trunk base: 2.25″ Height to chop: 13″ Estimated age: 20 years Years in training: 1 Estimated release date: 4/15/20 Video #1   Although this tree obviously grew with great strength this year, it did present me with one...
Water-Elm #40

Water-Elm #40

Planera aquatica Collect date: 8/4/18 Trunk base: 2.5″ Height: 22″ Estimated age: 40-50 years Years in training: 0 Estimated release date: 5/1/20 Video #1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TSYonck6iOs&feature=youtu.beVideo can't be loaded: Water elm40 9...
Water-Elm #53

Water-Elm #53

Planera aquatica Collect dates: 8/11/18, 8/11/18, 8/25/18 Trunk bases: 2″, 2″, 1.5″ Heights: 9″, 12″, 13.5″ Estimated ages: 25-30 years Years in training: 0 Estimated release date: 5/1/20 Video #1...
Huckleberry #5

Huckleberry #5

Vaccinium species Collect date: 12/23/17 Trunk base: 3.5″ across Height to top chop: 18″ Finished height (est.): 22″ Estimated age: 35-50 years Years in training: 0 Video #1       https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cCjKUJDmS-M&feature=youtu.beVideo...