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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Consider planting one of these drought to lerant trees: American plum (Prunus americana), bristlecone pine, burr oak (Quercus macrocarpa), cockspur thorn (Crataegus crus-galli), curl-leaf mountain mahogany (Cercocarpus ledifolius), Gambell oak, common hackberry (Celtis occidentalis), pinon pine, ponderosa pine (Montana's state tree), and upright junipers.
deodora Deodor cedar Celtis occidentalis Common hackberry Cercidiphyllum japonicum Katsura tree Cercis canadensis Eastern redbud Cornus alternifolia Pagoda dogwood C.
The tree species being planted in Memorial Park on October 17 include the Common Hackberry, English Oak, Plains Cottonwood and Narrow Leaf Cottonwood.
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 best forms of common hackberry approach "the dignity of an American Elm; the worst, a worn-out broom.