Posted in February 2013

Goodbye, Chinese Tallow Trees

Goodbye, Chinese Tallow Trees

The last few months have been eventful in our little forest. The most conspicuous trees here have been the Chinese tallow tree,┬áTriadica sebifera. According to Wikipedia, they account for 23 percent of the trees in the Houston area, more than any other tree species! Fast growing non-natives, they crowd out just about everything when they … Continue reading