Trees, flowers and a moth

by Lynn F Medley May. 09, 2020 191 views

“Cypress 'knees', or the technical word is pneumatophore, which means 'air-bearing', it is thought that these knees help get air to the underground roots,". Another interesting fact about the bald cypress is they can live up to 600 years and their wood is non-decaying

“Cypress 'knees', or the technical word is pneumatophore, which means 'air-bearing', it is thought that these knees help get air to the underground roots,". Another interesting fact about the bald cypress is they can live up to 600 years and their wood is non-decaying

Silver maple leaves

Silver maple leaves

The trunk(s) of the silver maple

The trunk(s) of the silver maple

Sugar maple

Sugar maple

Mayapple

Mayapple

A very tall, straight white oak

A very tall, straight white oak

A deceased lunar moth , the adult only lives for a week and never eat , they have no mouth or digestive system

A deceased lunar moth , the adult only lives for a week and never eat , they have no mouth or digestive system

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