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University of Wisconsin - Madison
Catalog #: v0334083WIS
Taxon: Thuja occidentalis L.
Family: Cupressaceae
Determiner: Nee, M. (2016-01-01)
Collector: Nee, M.   63044   
Date: 2016-07-06
Locality: United States, Wisconsin, Richland, 3.8 km E of Gotham, Button Bluff, NE of Button Cemetary along Hwy JJ
43.2177778  -90.2452778
Verbatim Coordinates: 43° 13' 4" N, 90° 14' 43" W; T09N R02E sec34
Elevation: 217 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 217 m.
Habitat: Specimens recovered from storm damage. Old, cultivated ornamentals in cemetery, mostly Thuja occidentalis and Juniperus virginiana, with remaining or spontaneous Quercus macrocarpa and Prunus serotina, the Thuja occidnetalis all healthy, but all lower twigs gone up to limit of deer browsing.
Notes: Tree 18 m. tall, a columnar cultivar, branching within 1.5 m. of base into 6 trunks, these to 30 cm. in diameter, this one 46 years old at the height cut. Inner bark with light yellow, clear, sticky resin. Voucher for wood specimens at Kw, Lw, MADw, MEXUw, RSAw. Both young yellow-green cones and old dry brown ones.
Specimen Images
Record Id: 02bcbe80-3d8f-4334-bd85-bc4e39f73c75
Occurrence ID (GUID): 73924b20-6e36-4482-af9e-dc7ab7810d8a
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Mary Ann Feist (mfeist@wisc.edu)
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