Natural Architecture: Home-Grown Artistic Tree Houses
Patrick Dougherty is a builder and yet not an architect - he is perhaps best described as an artist and sculptor, a wood craftsman the likes of which most of us have never seen. Rather than cutting, planing, leveling and assembling rectilinear wood structures he shapes living trees into amazing ...
Types of trees (T). 1. Beech/bukas*. 2. Hornbeam/skroblas. 3. Sycamore/jovaras. 4. Hickory. 5. Black cherry. 6. Walnut*. 7. Hoptree. 8. Dogwood. 9. Mulberry/silkmedis. 10. Sassafras/ lauro medis. 11. Elm/guoba. 12. Poplar/tuopa*. 13. Mahogany/ raudonmedis*. 14. Teak/ tikas*.
Acer saccharinum, commonly known as silver maple, creek maple, silverleaf maple, soft maple, water maple, swamp maple, or white maple is a species of maple native to eastern North America in the eastern United States and Canada. It is one of the most common trees in the United States.
Chinkapin oak (Quercus muehlenbergii) is a native oak which is often not recognized as an oak when first encountered. It does not have lobed leaves like most other oaks; its leaves are toothed like a chestnut. Like all oaks, it does have a cluster of buds at the end of branches.