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Related to bitternut: Carya cordiformis
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Synonyms for bitternut

hickory of the eastern United States having a leaves with 7 or 9 leaflets and thin-shelled very bitter nuts

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The wood does not need to come from the shagbark, however, it may come from mockernut and bitternut hickory trees.
On the other hand, white oaks and bitternut hickories represented only 5.
Conversely, bitternut hickory (Carya cordiformis) and red ash were more successful in the fenced treatment.
A mix of species once common to the area are being planted, species including green and white ash, pin oak, northern pecan, black walnut, American linden, sycamore, river birch, swamp white oak, Kentucky coffeetree, bitternut, and butternut.
His list of dominants is still an accurate description of the older woods studied: white oak, red oak, black walnut (Juglans nigra), sugar maple, white ash, slippery elm (Ulmus rubra), basswood (Tilia americana), black cherry, bitternut hickory (Carya cordiformis), and shagbark hickory (C.
Bitternut is also a hickory, so named because its nuts are inedible.
Tennessee's national champion bitternut hickory is one of 33 trees from the Volunteer State on the 2004 Register, making Tennessee number 9 for most national champs.
The first roost was in a bitternut hickory (Carya cordiformis) that was occupied on the night of 14 July.
In the broad area of this former Norway maple kingdom, they've planted about 1,000 native saplings, although most are hard to see from the pathway, including red, white, and chestnut oaks, bitternut hickories, flowering dogwoods, and red and sugar maples.
One was the formerly 342-point bitternut hickory in Lake Accotink,Virginia.
Seven other species, including hackberry, white ash, and bitternut hickory, had lower importance values (Table 2).
Goskamp & Brian Clark HIBISCUS Sea, Hibiscus tiliaceus, 1991 [delta] 102 50 74 171 Shrub althea, Hibiscus syriacus, 1999 8 19 13 30 [delta][+] HICKORY Bitternut, Corya cordiformis, 1999 182 120 100 327 Black, Corya texona, 1996 128 139 84 288 Corolina, Corya ovota var.