[NAFEX] Beech Trees
Lon J. Rombough
lonrom at hevanet.com
Fri Nov 7 21:07:14 EST 2008
On a few occasions members have discussed beech trees as having edible
nuts (mast). I thought this article might be of interest on that
account. One surprise was reading that the trees only have a heavy
crop about every five years. Good way to keep the squirrel population
down, at least.
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Wild and Wonderful Mayo Advertiser, November 07, 2008.
Mayo Advertiser - Mayo,Ireland
While beech trees do not occupy anything like the place in our
mythology and traditions as do, for example, the oak and the hawthorn,
it still has a ...
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