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hickory tree, ( shag bark hickory)

Description:

On the end of a woody stem.

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hickory tree, ( shag bark hickory)


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3 Comments

AnnaWhipkey
AnnaWhipkey 9 years ago

this is a hickory (Carya sp.), you should be able to identify the species with the mature leaves, bark and nuts

tiffanypr
tiffanypr 9 years ago

I'll post more pics, but it's such an interesting bud! And there were a lot of them. It's funny how I've never seen them before.

williefromwi
williefromwi 9 years ago

can you provide photos of this once it leafs out? with little to go on, I am hard pressed to give you a great id. Do you have shag bark hickory trees in the area this picture was taken. Tree has shaggy back, is normally very tall with a thin shaggy trunk. I am going out on a limb and strictly making the best educated guess I can with little information. Post a photo of the leafs of this plant and I or someone will make a positive id.

tiffanypr
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tiffanypr

Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA

Spotted on May 9, 2012
Submitted on May 10, 2012

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