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What is this tree??

Posted by turnerm3 Ohio (My Page) on
Sat, May 12, 12 at 18:30

I just purchased my first home and am learning to care for the plants in my yard. Most of the shrubs and trees I can identify, so I have learned online how to care for them. I have two trees that I am unsure about. Can you help identify these trees?

#1
http://www.flickr.com/photos/78386332@N05/7184468992/in/photostream
http://www.flickr.com/photos/78386332@N05/7184468244/in/photostream
http://www.flickr.com/photos/78386332@N05/7184467480/in/photostream
http://www.flickr.com/photos/78386332@N05/7184463534/in/photostream
It's hard to tell from the photos, but it has little hairs extending from the branches.

#2 looks like a willow of some type to me, perhaps a grafted tree that was never pruned?
http://www.flickr.com/photos/78386332@N05/7184459364/in/photostream
http://www.flickr.com/photos/78386332@N05/7184462068/in/photostream
http://www.flickr.com/photos/78386332@N05/7184461162/in/photostream

Thank you very much for any help you have to offer. I'm so happy to have found this community of experts!


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RE: What is this tree??

i am too lazy to load all 7 of your pix in new browsers... can you get them to load into the post itself... or at least make clickable links ...

the first reminds me of sumac ..

ken


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RE: What is this tree??

The bark on the second tree says it's a cherry. I'd also guess a cutleaf sumac for number one.


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RE: What is this tree??

Ken, sorry to make it more difficult. After you replied, I remembered a thread I saw, so after 20 mins of searching I found your previous explanation of posting correctly. Hope I'm doing it the right way this time.
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End tree #1

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End tree #2

Thanks again.


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RE: What is this tree??

I agree with calliope. First looks like Tiger Eyes sumac. Second looks like a cherry.

John


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