Solstice Light

Katie Eberhart - Writing & Observations


Winter buds are not "stalked" but have overlapping scales. The fruits do not look like cones.

  • Winter buds are about 6 millimeters long

  • Bud scales have few or no hairs.


  • Winter buds are large, usually more than 10 millimeters long.

  • The inner exposed bud-scales are densely hairy.


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