Wednesday, 17 May 2017 02:11

2017 Tales of White Trees

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Chuck & Christina of Marin County share with us an aerial albino growing from a redwood on their property. The mutation is quite small and appears to be only 3-4 years old. Interestingly there are a few chimeric branches laced within the mutation which points to more complex genetics than first thought. Another curious oddity is this albino has been exposed to ground pollution (sewage & waste oil) which again might be pointing to a possible man made cause of this mutation. Over the years we’ll be watching this one for further changes. Again thanks Chuck and Christina for reporting this albino redwood.

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