Celtis occidentalis

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Synonyms for Celtis occidentalis

large deciduous shade tree of southern United States with small deep purple berries

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I also selected sugar maple (n = 10) and common hackberry (n = 10) because of their status as common (>5% relative basal area) at the stopover site, and because more individuals of these species were accessible than individuals of the other common species.
laciniosa]), common hackberry (Celtis occidentalis), white ash (Fraxinus americana), Kentucky coffee tree (Gymnocladus dioicus), black walnut (Juglans nigra), bur oak (Quercus macrocarpa), northern red oak (Q.
Johnson adds that the best part about common hackberry trees in North America is their "highly original bark," which is described as corky.
The Witt's tree had reigned as top common hackberry since 1994.
The burk oak does well throughout most of the region, as does the common hackberry.
Thirteen other new members of the royal family score in the 400s: silver maple, Arizona sycamore, Pacific madrone, American elm, common hackberry, two longbeak eucalyptus co-champs, and the black, willow, swamp chestnut, Shumard, white, and Texas live oaks.
The best forms of common hackberry approach "the dignity of an American Elm; the worst, a worn-out broom.