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Taxodium distichum

Taxodium distichum (L.) Rich.

Bald Cypress, Baldcypress, Common Bald Cypress, Southern Bald Cypress, Deciduous Cypress, Southern Cypress, Swamp Cypress, Red Cypress, White Cypress, Yellow Cypress, Gulf Cypress, Tidewater Red Cypress

Cupressaceae (Cypress Family)

USDA Symbol: TADI2

Taxodium distichum (Bald cypress) #44092

Image Information

Photographer: Cressler, Alan
County: Long
State: GA
Location Notes: Giant old growth tree no. 1. Altamaha River floodplain.
Accession date: 2015-04-22
Filename: A_C_IMG2245.JPG
Slide Index: 6774400549_1d4dc5eedf_o.JPG
Restrictions: Unrestricted
Collection: Wildflower Center Digital Library
Original Format: Digital
Orientation: Portrait
Shot: The base of a very large tree with the photographer next to it for scale. Photographer's note: "I climbed as high as I could in the adjacent Ogeechee lime tree to get a better angle. Fortunately, I had my remote clicker so I didn't have to make the 10 second sprint. I was battling sun versus clouds for my photography. I actually think this sunny shot worked very well."
Date Taken: 2012-01-27
NPIN Image Id: 44092

Image Verification

This image has been verified.
By: Joseph A. Marcus
Date: 2015-04-22

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