Ancient trees are old friendsAfter a huge delay (sorry!), I finally published the next part of by Botany for Paleoartists blog series. This time, I'm talking about an ancient pioneer plant community of temperate climates. In other words, the ecology of Ginkgo and the other species it occurred with.More Like This
There's also some comments on the appearance of truly old, nonmanaged trees and forests, which are exceedingly rare in the modern world.
You can read the whole post here: https://hummingdinosaur.wordpress.com/2015/05/10/old-trees-are-old-friends-botany-for-paleoartists-part-vi/