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Crown Shyness Trees

“crown shyness” - phenomenon whereby individual tree crowns avoid overlap or touch, forming striking canopy patterns.

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Dendrological term of the day: “Crown shyness”, or when trees don’t like to touch each other The above photo is an example of crown shyness, a phenomenon where trees carefully avoid touching other trees, creating a fractured appearance in the tree canopy.