Monthly Archives: March 2017

25 March 2017, perfect weather for lichens- Acadia National Park

On Soil. Fruticose; Podetia; so far so good. But then I misinterpreted Brown or No Apothecia in the same way that got Oakhurst Dairy in trouble- there is  NO COMMA. So, the Podetia are not brown; they are green. Cups … Continue reading

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Common Split Gill Fungus on dead tree branch- 06 March 2017- Skaneateles, NY

I photographed this bracket-like fungus on a fallen branch at the edge of a melt-water stream, near the west shore of Skaneateles Lake. The stream-bed was eroded shale. This is in the Bahar Preserve of the Finger Lakes Land Trust. … Continue reading

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Bud Diary – Red Oak

Dormant:  bud scales tight; no green tissue. March 14, 2017  Four perfect leaves emerged from the terminal bud. Note the “bristled lobes”.  There is still a trace of the downy fuzz, but the leaves began drooping and fading almost immediately; … Continue reading

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Straight-toothed Sallow Bar Harbor 28 Feb. 2017

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