blackjack oak

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Synonyms for blackjack oak

a common scrubby deciduous tree of central and southeastern United States having dark bark and broad three-lobed (club-shaped) leaves

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The pyrophile, blackjack oak (Quercus marilandica--probably including much "black oak"), was locally dominant then, but it has now greatly declined.
Within the Black Belt, we have few historical details of patterns in the degree of openness, but blackjack oak appears to have been locally abundant, at least in Mississippi.
Most of the surveys used in his study were concentrated along valleys where post oak and blackjack oak were more common (Weniger 1984).
In the four cases where more than one species occurred at a point, Plateau oak was associated with Ashe juniper once, with blackjack oak once, and with Texas oak once, and post oak was associated with Texas oak once.
Two woodland points had only Plateau oak, one had Plateau oak and Ashe juniper, one had Plateau oak and blackjack oak, and the remaining point had post oak only.
Woodlands that cloak the crests and slopes are dominated by a variety of oaks, mostly post oak (Quercus stellata) and blackjack oak (Q.
From there, he would probably cross the ridge and down into a thick canyon crammed with scrubby blackjack oaks.
as a tattoo above the blackjack oaks, and more rain falling,
The Cross Timbers, a thickly timbered forest belt pushing north from Texas across Oklahoma and into Kansas, contains gnarled post oaks, blackjack oaks, and eastern redcedars more than 400 years old.
texana) and blackjack oaks (Q marilandica), are quite susceptible.