Acer palmatum ‘Bloodgood’

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Family: Sapindaceae

Provenance: Two volunteer seedlings collected from mature tree behind house at 72 Thurston St.

Date Acquired: 4/2017

Approx. Age at Acquisition: 1-2 years old

Notes:

-4/17, Trees collected and potted up.

-9/4/17, Trees grew strongly through summer.

-1/5/18, Trees overwintering on back porch

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Pinus parviflora var. pentaphylla

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Family: Pinaceae

Provenance: Volunteer collected from Arnold Aboretum near conifers.

Date Acquired: 3/2017

Approx. Age at Acquisition: 2-3 years

Notes:

-3/2017, collected and planted in pot. Grew strongly through summer. Wired into position.

-1/5/18, tree overwintering on porch, two or three healthy dormant buds per branch tip

Xanthoceras sorbifolium

Family: Sapindaceae

Provenance: 2 saplings, leftover propogation material from Arnold Arboretum, 488-80*B

Date Acquired: 5/2017

Approx. Age at Acquisition: 1-2 years old

Notes:

-5/2017, Trees planted in back yard in Burlington to thicken up. Trees become victim to string trimmer and are girdled at base; send out new shoots.

-1/5/17, Trees dug from yard and potted in regular soil to overwinter on porch.