baumzaehlen - Primeval Forests & Their Trees

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Tilia begoniifolia (Caucasian linden, Malvaceae)

 

T. begoniifolia. The thin trees are mainly Buxus sempervirens (European box). Sisāngan Forest Park, Iran.
The pale crowns on the slope are seeding T. begoniifolia. The riparian gap in the foreground is indicated by several dying trees.
34.2-metre Acer velutinum (velvet maple). T. begoniifolia (left) and Acer campestre (field maple, right). Lagodekhi Strict Nature Reserve, Georgia.
Some tree species at lower elevations of Lagodekhi Strict Nature Reserve, Georgia. T. dasystyla subsp. caucasica = T. begoniifolia.
Valley bottom at 1140 m. Approx. 50-metre Abies nordmanniana subsp. nordmanniana (Caucasian fir, centre background), small Picea orientalis (Caucasian spruce, centre), A. nordmanniana foliage (extreme right), Corylus avellana (common hazel, left foreground) and T. begoniifolia (trunk on the left). Borjomi Strict Nature Reserve, Georgia.
Some trees (and tall shrubs) at lower elevations of Borjomi Strict Nature Reserve, Georgia. T. dasystyla subsp. caucasica = T. begoniifolia.