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Sakari Saarnijoki

Tampereen kaupungin ja sen lähiympäristön koristepuista ja -pensaista

Saarnijoki S. (1937). Tampereen kaupungin ja sen lähiympäristön koristepuista ja -pensaista. Acta Forestalia Fennica vol. 46 no. 3 article id 7338. https://doi.org/10.14214/aff.7338

English title: Ornamental trees and shrubs in city of Tampere and the surrounding areas.

Abstract

The article is a report of the exotic tree and shrub species found in major parks and gardens in the city of Tampere, in Southern Finland, and the surrounding areas, including fruit trees and berry bushes. The survey of species was conducted in 1934-1935. There was a total of 221 tree and shrub species in the 245 parks and gardens of the city. Exotic species was found 193, of which 37 was introduced only recently. The frequency of 199 species in Tampere area and the condition of each species is listed. Most common are the native species of the genus Picea, Pinus, Betula, Acer, Prunus and Sorbus. Of the exotic species only Malus pumila (Mill.) is commonly cultivated. Relatively common are Ulmus montana (With.), Tilia cordata (Mill.) and Fraxinus excelsior (L.).

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Original keywords
puisto; ulkomainen puulaji; marjapensas; hedelmäpuu; koristepensas

English keywords
park; garden; exotic species; shrub; fruit tree

Published in 1937

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