Tree Architecture:

Tree Architecture Diagram
Figure 1. Diagram of tree parts and their names


Figure 2. Diagram of preformed growth. Examples include oaks, true fir, Douglas-fir, hickories, spruces, ashes, and some pines.

Tree Architecture Diagram
Figure 3. Diagram of sustained growth. Examples include western hemlock, red alders, sweetgum, and yellow-poplar

Tree Architecture Diagram
Figure 4. Diagram of recurrent growth, Examples include some pines.

Tree Architecture Diagram
Figure 5. Diagram of Terminal floresence growth. Examples include sumac, devils club, and button bush

Tree Architecture Diagram
Figure 6. Diagram of Zig-zag growth. Examples include Redbud


Created: January 21, 2003
by David R. Larsen, Copyright 2003 - 2011
Last Updated: January 18, 2011