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.

Rebecca

1 comment:

  1. What a beautiful tree. I can't wait to see one in person! So delicate.

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