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Beech Trees

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Trees May Make You Sneeze

To carry on the wind, some tree pollen is particularly dry and light, so it blows easily through open windows, onto your car, your clothes and up your nose — and may make you sneeze.


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Carving Initials Into A Tree May Be Permanent Mistake

If you see initials carved in a tree, it’s usually a beech; our American beech has a silvery smooth bark that’s been a tempting canvas for centuries.


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A Vine Mess You’ve Gotten Yourself Into

Get rid of invasive vines growing up your trees. They will choke the trees you have and block sunlight so others can’t grow.