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May 11, 2018 8:01 AM CST
Toledo Ohio
This was the best pictures I could get at the moment, can get more later if needed.
Thank you

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I know I should know what this is.
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One of the trunk.
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May 11, 2018 11:09 PM CST
Name: Kyle
Middle TN (Zone 7a)
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I should know what that is too but the bark is really throwing me off. Sure hope someone knows. Where is Viburnum Valley when you need him?
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May 12, 2018 6:22 AM CST
Name: John
Scott County, KY (Zone 5b)
You can't have too many viburnums..
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At 1:09 a.m., I was fast asleep under 3 cats. This morning, we're manning the booth at Lexington Farmers Market.

The first photo is a nice clump of pinnate compound leaves. Arrangement isn't immediately evident because you don't show attachment to stem.

Second photo is a great shot of young bark on this species - along with a lot of Boxelder Maple (Acer negundo) compound foliage with opposite arrangement, which does NOT belong to the species in question.

That's a young Black Walnut - Juglans nigra. Pinch off some leaflets and crush - the scent is unmistakeable and memorable.
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May 12, 2018 7:00 AM CST
Name: Kyle
Middle TN (Zone 7a)
Region: Tennessee Plant and/or Seed Trader Cat Lover Dog Lover Roses Ferns
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Bark is smooth on my walnuts that size. Threw me off. Shrug!
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May 12, 2018 7:35 AM CST
Toledo Ohio
Thank you very much.
I should have put in the post about the boxelder maples, probably threw some people off.

Now I have to figure out what to do with these trees, they cannot stay there.

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The black walnut has a really bad crook in the trunk near the base.
I may end up air layering it into a couple trees.


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Thank you again for all the help.
You all are the best.😀
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May 12, 2018 8:37 AM CST
Name: Kyle
Middle TN (Zone 7a)
Region: Tennessee Plant and/or Seed Trader Cat Lover Dog Lover Roses Ferns
Hostas Foliage Fan Bromeliad Heucheras Native Plants and Wildflowers Birds
"I may end up air layering it into a couple of trees."
I would sure like to know your results on that. Keep us posted on it?
As far as the Box Elders I consider them trash. Very weak wood. As they get older limbs die and fall off and they end up looking like...well, you know. YMMV. I have more than I want in my little woods. Though I will keep one somewhere just for the sake of diversity.
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