Taxodium distichum

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Noun1.Taxodium distichum - common cypress of southeastern United States having trunk expanded at baseTaxodium distichum - common cypress of southeastern United States having trunk expanded at base; found in coastal swamps and flooding river bottoms
cypress - wood of any of various cypress trees especially of the genus Cupressus
genus Taxodium, Taxodium - bald cypress; swamp cypress
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Mean survival for Nuttall oak, willow oak, bitter pecan and baldcypress planted on the Marked Tree, Arkansas land reclamation site, with and without tree shelters for 1996 (year 1), 1997 (year 2) and 2003 (year 8).
Baldcypress deck boards, for example, are utilized to some extent in various markets of the U.
Restoration activities include modifying surface hydrology to permit water to flow naturally and unimpeded and planting of hundreds of thousands of species of hardmast and softmast bottomland hardwood trees including varieties of Oak, Hickory, Ash and Elm trees in higher elevation areas with baldcypress and Tupelo gum trees being planted in lower elevation areas.
lyrata), sweetgum ( Liquidambar styraciflua), sugarberry (Celtis laevigata), green ash (Fraxinus pennsylvanicus), black willow (Salix nigra) and baldcypress (Taxodium distichum).
Homogeneous and 3-layer flakeboard panels were fabricated from mixed hardwood species and baldcypress grown in northern Florida.
Vegetative plantings in wetland ecosystems included many bottomland hardwoods such as oak, hickory, pecan and elm and also baldcypress and tupelogum species.
Growing on the banks of an oxbow lake along the Rio Grande near San Benito, Texas, this champion montezuma baldcypress is an impressive tree with a seven-feet-thick trunk.
The baldcypress panels developed some surface checking but had no decay and maintained a high strength ratio.
The three cypress swamp community types of Caddo lake belong to the Baldcypress cover type (SAF type 101), although Planera aquatica, common at Caddo Lake, is described as an understory associate for the Baldcypress/Tupelo cover type (SAF type 102), but not for the pure Baldcypress type.
The site, Petit Bois Mitigation Bank, will provide Bottomland Hardwood and Baldcypress restoration credits to mitigate wetland impacts in the Calcasieu Basin.
Congaree also has the second-tallest common baldcypress (141 feet), sugarberry (108), and water-elm (65).