These include: flowering dogwood, water oak, white oak, black oak, and pignut hickory
. Twelve adult Southern flying squirrels (8 males, 4 females) were livetrapped at HSB.
Koch, 20 to 40 years-old, 3 trees), pignut hickory
(Carya glabra (Mill.) or Carya ovalis (Wang.
Plant material selection for the flood plain and upland areas of the Blackstone River corridor, well away from the high salt zone of the highway, would include shagbark and pignut hickory
, catalpa, American beech, hornbeam, hophorn-beam, white and swamp white oak, scarlet, and black oak, black locust, black willow, black walnut, black tupelo, sassafras, cottonwood and American elm.
Red oak 7 (4.1) 4 (1.8) Carya glabra Pignut hickory
6 (2.2) 3 (0.2) Carpinus caroliniana American hornbeam 5 (1.2) 3 (0.2) Nyssa sylvatica Black gum 1 (0.1) 1 (2.0) Maclura pomifera Osage-orange 2 (1.8) 0 Populous deltoides Eastern cottonwood 2 (0.7) 0 Prunus serotina Black cherry 4 (0.3) 2 (0.8) Quercus alba White Oak 4 (0.9) 2 (0.1) Quercus palustris Pin oak 1 (0.9) 0 Viburnum acerifolium Maple leaf vibimum 1 (0.4) 0 Crataegus spp.
Hickory, red hickory, white hickory, brown hickory, black hickory, pignut hickory
, mockernut hickory, shellbark hickory, scalyback hickory, big shellbark hickory; bottom hickory, western hickory, thick shellbark hickory, shagbark hickory, broom hickory
They have corrected a number of height measurement errors in the National Register of Big Trees including pignut hickory
champ whose height was overestimated by 67 feet!
At the top of the ridge beech saplings were infrequent whereas species such as Virginia pine, pignut hickory
(Carya glabra (Mill.) Sweet), sassafras (Sassafras albidum (Nutt.) Nees) and red maple dominated.
The prominent "true" hickories include shagbark hickory, shellbark hickory, pignut hickory
and mockernut hickory.