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Redwood Needles and Cones

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Since my last post about coast redwoods (see “Redwood Longevity”  from 10-14-18) Leonard and I spent several days amid the coast redwoods (Sequoia sempervirens) on the Northern California Coast. On this trip I collected some mature redwood cones. While staring … Continue reading

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Redwood Longevity

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Coast redwoods (Sequoia sempervirens) normally live between 1,000 and 1,500 years. One redwood was determined to be 2,200 years old. (see “Coast Redwood” on 10-13-18) To achieve these phenomenal life spans, coast redwoods have many adaptations to help them survive. … Continue reading

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Coast Redwood

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Leonard and I visited the redwoods (Sequoia sempervirens) more often than usual this year. I never tire of hiking among these magnificent trees. Although there are as many as 40 fossil forms of redwoods distributed throughout North America, currently there … Continue reading

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