Indigenous Woody Plants of the Eastern United State_Frett_Date__041310

Indigenous Woody Plants of the Eastern United State_Frett_Date__041310

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Understory Trees continued 1. Pinus virginiana 1. Virginia Pine “scrub pine” 1. 15’-40’ - light: sun 2. Evergreen - soil: moist-dry 3. Mid-south - 4. Dry, sandy, sterile soils - seral Notes: needles: groups of two, yellow/green. Looks half dead all the time. Hold cones for a while. Cones: scale with barb on the back. 1. Tsuga caroliniana 1. Carolina Hemlock 1. 45’-60’ - light: sun-shade 2. Evergreen - soil: moist 3. Mid-south mountains - 4. Ravines, rocky slopes - climax 2. Notes: dense tree. Needles: radiate all around stem, two white stripes on back, no serrations. Cone: scales held out at 90˚ to central axis. 2. Phellodendron amurense 1. Amur Corktree 1. 35’-40’ - light: sun 2. Fall color (yellow) - soil: moist 3. Escape - 4. Disturbed areas - Successional 2. Notes: bark: deep, corky, ridge and furrow. Low branched. Buds: double terminal, horseshoe leaf scar around the bud. 3. Salix discolor 1. Pussy Willow 1. 6’-20’ - light: sun-part 2. Flowers (white) - soil: moist-wet 3. North-mid
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