Carpinus caroliniana


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Carpinus caroliniana

[kär‚pē·nəs ‚ka·rə‚lin·ē′än·ə]
(forestry)
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styraciflua; in the understory, Carpinus caroliniana and Cornus florida.
basal area), Carpinus caroliniana (hornbeam or bluebeech, a deciduous
11, 2 Carpinus Caroliniana -- -- -- Cephalanthus Occidentalis -- -- -- Chamaedaphne calyculata -- -- -- Cornus foemina 20, 4.
5% 10% Other 28% 6% The "other" category is comprised of the following 22 species listed in descending order by basal area of seedlings: Prunus serotina, Magnolia acuminata, Asimina triloba, Cornus florida, Nyssa sylvatica, Quercus velutina, Sassafras albidum, Magnolia tripetala, Cercis canadensis, Acer rubrum, Acer saccharum, Fraxinus americana, Carya tomentosa, Quercus rubra, Carpinus caroliniana, Carya ovata, Pinus virginiana, Quercus prinus, Betula lenta, Oxydendron arboreum, Amelanchier arborea, and Carya cordiformis
1977, 1980) described two such forests in eastern Texas, one associated with the Neches River and dominated by Carpinus caroliniana Walt.
Shrub and understory species include Acer negundo, Aesculus glabra, Asimina triloba (which occurred in large-sized stands primarily on the west side of the woods), Carpinus caroliniana, Cephalanthus occidentalis (bordering wet areas), Cornus drummondii (especially along the edge), Crataegus spp.
Frequent shrubs or small trees that border the meadow are Carpinus caroliniana, Cornus spp.