Posts tagged “Nothofagus”

Berry Go Round 3

The 3rd edition of Berry Go Round is up at Greg Laden’s Blog.  I had a big presentation today that went quite well, so I treated myself and sat down and read the whole thing this evening.  There are all sorts of wonderful in this carnival, including a 5 meter tree that can sting and […]

who’s gonna die?

Nothofagus dombeyi, or coihue, is a large tree that grows in the Andes. In the late 90s, northern Patagonia was hit with a pretty severe drought that killed many of these trees. So what was the difference between the trees that kicked it and the trees that are still going strong? Some trees constantly live […]