A Clonal Colony of Aspen

In Images by Matt Shetzer

Aspens grow in clonal colonies from a single seedling. They spread by means of root suckers. Aspen trees are unique because they have roots deep into the ground which helps them survive fires as new sprouts grow after the fire burns out.

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A Clonal Colony of Aspen was last modified: April 12th, 2024 by Matt Shetzer