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Plant Identification: SOLVED: Identify those for me plz

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Paperdaisy
Sydney
Australia

October 5, 2012
2:40 PM

Post #9296792

What happened to the tree in first pic or just the way it's? This tree is on the highway near Chadstone shopping centre, Melbourne.

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Resin

Resin
Northumberland
United Kingdom
(Zone 9a)

October 5, 2012
3:29 PM

Post #9296840

#1 is a London Plane with some huge burls on. This may be a consequence of pruning damage when it was young, but no-one really knows why they form. The wood on those burls can be very valuable to wood carvers, as it often has very decorative grain.

#2 is a poplar of some sort.

#3, the stem on the left is an Agave flower stem. Not sure about the heavily pruned shrub on the right.

Resin
Paperdaisy
Sydney
Australia

October 6, 2012
3:13 AM

Post #9297228

Thank alot, specially for very interesting infs about London Plane tree.

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