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I'd like to know what type of tree is this. Can you help?
I don't know, but it has beautiful bark.
hey I have been checking periodically since your email. Don't know offhand but I sent the link to this post to a botanically inclined friend who has spent a lot of time in Africa. It *is* really beautiful...
first impression - shag bark hickory
It does have beautiful bark. Size and general shape can help with identification. Can you get a picture of the entire tree?
It looks like a Birch.
I've googled both the shag bark hickory and birch images and it comes very close to resembling the birch trees. I love it!
i was going to say birch but i thought it should have more black... but then again i am not a tree expert....
well if it is commonly called papyrus tree it would make sense for it to be in the birch family. No way is it shagbark hickory though. Have been doing a bit of googling while I wait for a reply from the person I thought could be of help. It is elusive!
Gosh, when the page came up on the screen, I thought you had been dying or painting. That bark is gresat.
It looks very much like a birch tree.If you google birch bark images you will see many similar trees