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Japanese maple?
« on: June 22, 2020, 07:54:40 PM »
was told Japanese maple when I bought the place.  Others have said probably not,  anyone know?

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Re: Japanese maple?
« Reply #1 on: June 23, 2020, 06:50:58 AM »
 Post a close-up pic of a few leaves.
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Re: Japanese maple?
« Reply #2 on: June 23, 2020, 06:50:30 PM »
 

 

 
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Re: Japanese maple?
« Reply #3 on: June 23, 2020, 08:45:08 PM »
Definitely not a maple.  It has alternate branching, not opposite as with the maples. Also, maple leaves are lobed and these leaves are unlobed. 
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Re: Japanese maple?
« Reply #4 on: June 23, 2020, 08:55:49 PM »
Any idea what it might be? 2 have to come down 
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Re: Japanese maple?
« Reply #5 on: June 24, 2020, 02:01:05 AM »
Where do you live? Could be poplar/cotton wood. 
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Re: Japanese maple?
« Reply #6 on: June 24, 2020, 06:41:41 AM »
I'm in southeastern NC
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Re: Japanese maple?
« Reply #7 on: June 24, 2020, 07:26:45 AM »
I do not recognize it.  Could be an import. 
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Anyone have a guess??
« Reply #8 on: August 22, 2020, 02:18:47 PM »
 
maybe a better picture of the bark will help, would like to get an idea what they are
 
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Re: Japanese maple?
« Reply #9 on: August 22, 2020, 04:29:41 PM »
Looks like river birch bark...   edited.. just scrolled up,  those aren't river birch leaves...


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