baumzaehlen - Primeval Forests & Their Trees

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Fraxinus excelsior (European ash, Oleaceae)



The same specimen as in image 1. Biogradska Gora National Park, Montenegro.
Bottom: seasonally flooded Salix alba (white willow) forest; behind it Alnus incana (grey alder) - Fraxinus excelsior (European ash) forest; on lower slopes Fagus sylvatica (European beech) dominated forest; on upper slopes Abies alba (European silver fir) dominated forest; top right: narrow crowns of Picea abies (Norway spruce); extreme left: two large F. excelsior one of which pictured in images 1 and 2. Biogradska Gora National Park, Montenegro.
Ulmus glabra (wych elm), height 40 m, girth 492 cm. F. excelsior (right) and Abies alba (European silver fir, left). Biogradska Gora National Park, Montenegro.
Moist Alnus incana subsp. incana (grey alder) dominated forest. Acer pseudoplatanus (sycamore maple, scaly bark, centre) and F. excelsior sapling, left. Biogradska Gora National Park, Montenegro, at about 1100 m.
Some broadleaf trees of Biogradska Gora National Park, Montenegro.
Two F. excelsior, foreground. Acer pseudoplatanus (sycamore maple), right. Other trees: Fagus sylvatica (European beech). Hainich National Park, Germany.
F. excelsior (big trees, left and right), Carpinus betulus (European hornbeam, 2 striped trees, centre), Fagus sylvatica (European beech, other trees). Hainich National Park, Germany.
Acer campestre (field maple); Torminalis glaberrima (syn. Sorbus torminalis, wild service tree), small tree, right. F. excelsior, large trees, background. Hainich National Park, Germany.
Fagus sylvatica (European beech, smooth bark), F. excelsior (furrowed bark), Carpinus betulus (European hornbeam, striped bark). Hainich National Park, Germany.
Prunus avium (wild cherry). Also F. excelsior (large trees with fissured bark), Acer pseudoplatanus (sycamore maple, right centre) and Fagus sylvatica (European beech, smooth grey bark). Hainich National Park, Germany.
Some tree species of Hainich National Park, Germany.
Draved Skov, Denmark.
Some tree species of Draved Skov, Denmark.
F. excelsior in Fagus sylvatica (European beech) forest. Durmitor National Park, Montenegro.
Some tree species of Crna Poda, Durmitor National Park, Montenegro.
Acer pseudoplatanus (sycamore maple, left foreground), F. excelsior (right background with reddish bark), Fagus sylvatica (European beech, most other trees). Eisgraben, Rhön Biosphere Reserve, Germany.
Fagus sylvatica (European beech, with smooth grey bark), Acer pseudoplatanus (sycamore maple, left), dead Ulmus glabra (wych elm, centre), F. excelsior (left from U. glabra). Eisgraben, Rhön Biosphere Reserve, Germany.
Some tree species of Boky National Nature Reserve, Slovakia.
Some trees (and tall shrubs) at lower elevations of Borjomi Strict Nature Reserve, Georgia.
Some tree species at lower elevations of Lagodekhi Strict Nature Reserve, Georgia.