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Sometimes when you least expect it, good things happen.
Gaurav Verma | Dec 13, 2020
Keiko Tokunaga's second book
Keiko Tokunaga's second book, “Illustrated Flora of...
Keiko Tokunaga | Dec 12, 2020
Jozef Oak
This renowned Quercus robur caught the eye of an artist and...
Roderick Cameron | Dec 12, 2020

Plant Focus

Quercus skinneri
Quercus skinneri is a Central American oak, distinguished by the large size of its fruit.

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Oaks in Normandy

Harriet Tupper tells about oaks in collections seen in Normandy on an IDS tour.  

Double Sprouting

Here are two photos of acorns collected at Hackfalls end of April and now germinating.

Centenary Celebrations in Hackfalls

I went out to New Zealand to join the local members of the International Dendrology Society holding their AGM and combining this with the 100th birthday of Bob Berry

Love of Oak

Last week I went to an Art and Antiques Fair and found the scuplture ilustrated here.  The sculpture is called Love of Oak by Anne Gillespie. She has stuck acorns and twigs into resin and then cast the whole thing in bronze.

A Visit to Plaček Quercetum

IOS-member Harriet Tupper visited Plaček Quercetum in Czech Republic. 

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