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Need help identifying a tree

Posted by johnnyb10 6a (My Page) on
Wed, Jun 11, 14 at 12:17

Hi,

I'm new to learning about plants and trees, and have been reading a lot and trying my best to identify everything in my area. So my apologies if this is a stupidly simple question. But can anyone identify this tree? I saw it (and a bunch of others like it) on Mt. Sugarloaf in western Massachusetts.

Thanks!
John


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RE: Need help identifying a tree

Congratulations - that looks like a Pecan, or some kind of Hickory, nut tree?

Here is a link that might be useful: Hickory

This post was edited by blakrab on Wed, Jun 11, 14 at 12:32


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RE: Need help identifying a tree

Thanks very much! I think you're right, and from comparing different hickories, I'm fairy confident it's a pignut hickory.


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