Resilient Trees 1.0 studied ten different tree species:
- California Sycamore (Platanus racemosa)
- Coast Live Oak (Quercus agrifolia)
- Pink Dawn Chitalpa (Chitalpa taskentensis)
Classically planted species (ones that were frequently planted in the past and are still with us today)-
- Southern Magnolia (Magnolia grandiflora)
- Jacaranda (Jacaranda mimosifolia)
- Shamel Ash (Fraxinus uhdei)
Modern species (ones that are commonly planted in the present day and will be with us for years to come)-
- Crepe Myrtle (Lagerstroemia indica)
- Tipu (Tipuana tipu)
- African Fern Pine (Podocarpus gracillior or Afrocarpus falcatus)
- Brisbane Box (Lophostemon confertus)
Resilient Trees 2.0 studied another ten tree species:
- African Sumac (Rhus lancea)
- Olive Tree (Olea europea)
- Strawberry Tree (Arbutus unedo)
- Indian Rosewood (Dalbergia sissoo)
- Chinese Pistache (Pistacia chinensis)
- Chinese Flame Tree (Koelreuteria bipinnata)
- Netleaf Hackberry (Celtis reticulata)
- Engelmann Oak (Quercus engelmannii)
- Water Gum (Tristaniopsis laurina)
- Pink Trumpet Tree (Handroanthus impetiginosus)
Thanks to the efforts of these community scientists, the lab now has enough usable trees to proceed with its research into what the right trees are for each place- a valuable task that would otherwise be delayed by months or years without help.
Interested in the raw data? Visit the Resilient Trees 1.0 iNaturalist project page or download the Excel file here: Resilient Trees 1.0 Data (All). For Resilient Trees 2.0, visit the iNaturalist project page or download the Excel file here: Resilient Trees 2.0 Data (All)
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