Solstice Light

Katie Eberhart - Writing & Observations


Winter buds have two or more scales exposed. They are usually resinous or sticky, shiny, brown, long and pointed. The lowest bud-scale is centered over a leaf-scar.

  • Winter buds 6 millimeters or less in length, and slightly or not resinous.

  • Winter buds 10-25 millimeters long and very resinous.

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