Identify a broadleaf tree

Group 9

Hickory

Leaves alternate, compound (divided into 3 or more leaflets)

7-11leaflets; fruit husk with 4 ridges

  • Bitternut hickory
  • Bitternut hickory
  • Bitternut hickory

5-7 hairless leaflets; fruits pear-shaped

  • Red hickory
  • Red hickory
  • Red hickory

5 leaflets; nuts with thin shells

  • Shagbark hickory
  • Shagbark hickory
  • Shagbark hickory

7-9 leaflets; nuts with rather thick shells

  • Shellbark hickory
  • Shellbark hickory
  • Shellbark hickory
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