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Snapshots

  1. Bee or fly?

    Snapshot Title: Bee or fly?
    Taken by: Karen Hall

    Image: Stump & Shrooms
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    Bee or fly?



  2. Dandelion

    Snapshot Title: Dandelion
    Taken by: Karen Hall

    Image: Stump & Shrooms
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    Rosette of a dandelion.



  3. Oak?

    Snapshot Title: Oak?
    Taken by: Chris Fastie

    Image: Stump & Shrooms
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    The conspicuous medullary rays (perpendicular to the annual rings) and ring-porous vessels (concentrated in the early wood at the inside of each ring) suggest that this was an oak tree. This identific...



  4. cracks

    Snapshot Title: cracks
    Taken by: Syamalarao Evani

    Image: Stump & Shrooms
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    cracks in the wood



  5. Taraxacum officinale

    Snapshot Title: Taraxacum officinale
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Stump & Shrooms
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    Looks like dandelion leaves among the grass.



  6. Xylem

    Snapshot Title: Xylem
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Stump & Shrooms
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    Large vessels in the Xylem (wood) carried water and minerals from the roots to the leaves.



  7. Dendrochronology

    Snapshot Title: Dendrochronology
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Stump & Shrooms
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    I counted more than 100 rings on this old stump. There seems to be a series of stretches of good growth conditions (wider rings), and that the growth of the tree slowed dramatically at times (narrow ...



  8. Mushroom

    Snapshot Title: Mushroom
    Taken by: Ron Schott

    Image: Stump & Shrooms
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    ... in zoom-shroom vision.