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Saturday, October 23, 2010
Baldcypress on North U.
Dawn-redwood and bald-cypress are in two separate genera, but both drop their branchlets of needles in the fall. The branchlets on dawn-redwood come in pairs, whereas in bald-cypress they are arranged in an alternate fashion . . . and they are soft and feathery. Check them out!