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Botanical Nerd Word: Vimineous

Vimineous: With long, flexible twigs; composed of twigs; twig-like.*

This group of alders, willows, and dogwoods growing alongside Wilket Creek are all fairly vimineous.

*Harris, J.G., Harris, M.W. (2001). Plant identification terminology: An illustrated glossary (2nd ed.). Spring Lake: Spring Lake Publishing.

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