These mighty fallen timbers are just “one of the costs of development,” writes a reader with a commanding, bird’s-eye-view of Tema Development’s just-commenced addition to the Parklane amid its planned four-phase Hermann Park-side portfolio. “I’d love to know when these trees were planted and what was originally on the lot. Purely based on size, most appear to be 30 to 60 years old and many are larger than the trees in Hermann Park.”
The reader estimated the arboreal casualty count to be consist of one-third each of live oaks and pines, with the remaining portion a mixed bag including a couple of mature red oaks.
- Previously on Swamplot:Â Temaâ€™s Hermann Park Strategy: Bookend Two Lowrise Apartment Buildings With Two Talls; More Tema Apartments Coming North of Hermann Park, But Not That Tall Twisty Tower, Yet
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