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Another unknown tree

West Midlands, United Kingdom Gb

Anyone put a name to the tree from which this fruit came?




Further to my answer on other photo think these look like epaulettes ? Pterostyrax - epaulette tree.

29 Sep, 2008


The only pictures I can find of the seeds look more like a hairy plum than the things shown herem but thanks anyway.

30 Sep, 2008


I think it is a rather old bract and seed of Davidia involucrata, the Handkerchief tree, what do you think?

30 Sep, 2008


I'm going to suggest something less exotic: Tilia cordata or one of the other species of Tilia.

30 Sep, 2008


Think you are right on that too! Ta muchly.

30 Sep, 2008

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