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Unformatted text preview: 5. Pinus taeda 1. Loblolly Pine 1. 60-90- light: sun 2. Evergreen- soil: moist-dry 3. Mid-south, coastal plain- FAC 4. Moist, sandy woods, salt tolerant- climax 2. Notes: extremely common in south. Bark: very bumpy. Needles: 2-3 per group (5-7 inches) cone: bristle on bottom, Christmas tree shaped. 6. Tsuga canadensis 1. Canadian Hemlock 1. 40-70 - light: sun-shade 2. Nuts- soil: moist 3. North-south mountains- FACU 4. Moist woods, shaded slopes- climax 2. Notes: needles: flat, stick out to sides, serration from tip to base. Cones: never open fully 7. Platanus occidentalis 1. American Sycamore 1. 75-100 - light: sun 2. Exfoliating bark- soil: moist-wet 3. Throughout- FACW 4. Flood plains, low woods- seral 2. Notes: bark: white with dark patches that will eventually fall off. Leaf: leaf scar is base of bud, massive leaf. Fruit: round fleshy yellow balls....
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- Spring '08