A Year with the trees is about getting to know and appreciate the trees - using all of our senses.
Monday, May 24, 2010
May 24 - Silverbell Tree - Halesia carolina
Silverbell Tree. Photo by Robert Priddy
The Spring Silverbell Tree
The Silverbell can be identified by the beautiful bells that are on the tree in May as well as the alternate green leaves with a pointed end. The bark is also very distinctive; like chocolate corn flakes.