baumzaehlen - Primeval Forests & Their Trees

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Fraxinus excelsior (European ash, Oleaceae)

 

 

The same specimen as in previous image. Biogradska Gora National Park, Montenegro.
Bottom: seasonally flooded Salix alba (white willow) forest; behind it Alnus incana (grey alder) - Fraxinus excelsior (European ash) forest; on lower slopes Fagus sylvatica (European beech) dominated forest; on upper slopes Abies alba (European silver fir) dominated forest; top right: narrow crowns of Picea abies (Norway spruce); extreme left: two large F. excelsior one of which pictured in previous images. Biogradska Gora National Park, Montenegro.
Ulmus glabra (wych elm), height 40 m, girth 492 cm. F. excelsior (right) and Abies alba (European silver fir, left). Biogradska Gora National Park, Montenegro.
Moist Alnus incana subsp. incana (grey alder) dominated forest. Acer pseudoplatanus (sycamore maple, scaly bark, centre) and F. excelsior sapling, left. Biogradska Gora National Park, Montenegro, at about 1100 m.
Some broadleaf trees of Biogradska Gora National Park, Montenegro.
Draved Skov, Denmark.
Some tree species of Draved Skov, Denmark.
F. excelsior in Fagus sylvatica (European beech) forest. Durmitor National Park, Montenegro.
Some tree species of Crna Poda, Durmitor National Park, Montenegro.
F. excelsior (foreground centre to right), Torminalis clusii (syn. Sorbus torminalis, wild service tree, left centre with some yellow leaves), Acer campestre (field maple, behind the Torminalis). Behind them larger Quercus petraea (sessile oak) and Quercus cerris (Turkey oak). Boky National Nature Reserve, Slovakia.
Some tree species of Boky National Nature Reserve, Slovakia.
Fagus sylvatica (European beech) forest. On the rock on the right, F. excelsior (tree) and Sambucus nigra (black elder, shrub). Steneto Strict Nature Reserve, Bulgaria.
Acer pseudoplatanus (sycamore maple, two trees in the foreground and one on the rigth with a broken branch); F. excelsior (immediately left and almost hidden by the largest A. pseudoplatanus); Fagus sylvatica (European beech, other trees). Steneto Strict Nature Reserve, Bulgaria.
Some trees (and tall shrubs) at lower elevations of Borjomi Strict Nature Reserve, Georgia. T. dasystyla subsp. caucasica = T. begoniifolia.
Some tree species at lower elevations of Lagodekhi Strict Nature Reserve, Georgia. T. dasystyla subsp. caucasica = T. begoniifolia.
Some tree species of Dzhendema Strict Nature Reserve, Bulgaria.