Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven (Lab 3)

Category: Photo Fact Sheets Created: Monday, 23 August 2010 Last Updated: Thursday, 19 January 2012

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  • Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Bark of a tree 2 inches in diameter at breast height.Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Bark of a tree 2 inches in diameter at breast height.
  • Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Bark of a tree 12 inches in diameter at breast height.Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Bark of a tree 12 inches in diameter at breast height.
  • Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Form of a medium sized (40 feet total height) tree growing on the edge of a woodlot.Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Form of a medium sized (40 feet total height) tree growing on the edge of a woodlot.
  • Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Form, can be a large tree.Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Form, can be a large tree.
  • Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Form, can be a large tree.Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Form, can be a large tree.
  • Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Leaves, alternate, pinnately compound, malodorous when crushed, with a scent like rancid peanut butter.Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Leaves, alternate, pinnately compound, malodorous when crushed, with a scent like rancid peanut butter.
  • Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Leaves, alternate, pinnately compound, malodorous when crushed, with a scent like rancid peanut butter.Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Leaves, alternate, pinnately compound, malodorous when crushed, with a scent like rancid peanut butter.
  • Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Leaflet showing the glands like large sand grains found on distinct teeth near the base of most leaflets.Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Leaflet showing the glands like large sand grains found on distinct teeth near the base of most leaflets.
  • Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Leaflet showing the glands like large sand grains found on distinct teeth near the base of most leaflets.Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Leaflet showing the glands like large sand grains found on distinct teeth near the base of most leaflets.
  • Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Twig, showing a large, shield-shaped leaf scar.Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Twig, showing a large, shield-shaped leaf scar.
  • Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Twig, stout, with alternate large, shield-shaped leaf scars.Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Twig, stout, with alternate large, shield-shaped leaf scars.
  • Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Twig, stout, with alternate large, shield-shaped leaf scars.Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Twig, stout, with alternate large, shield-shaped leaf scars.
  • Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Twig, showing a tan, pungently aromatic pith that resembles peanut butter.Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altissima - tree of heaven: Twig, showing a tan, pungently aromatic pith that resembles peanut butter.
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