On Saturday, November 4, the eighteen volunteers gave 72 hours of service in planting bur oak, bald cypress, cedar elm
and crape myrtle trees.
The strategy of the landscape design reconciles nature and man-made settings; drought-tolerant vegetation species such as cedar elm
trees and buffalo grass were selected, and subtle grading of land evokes memories of natural landscape forms.
1987) reported that bottomland forests dominated by sugarberry (Celtis laevigata variety laevigata), cedar elm
(Ulmus crassifolia), and pecan (Carya illinoinensis) comprised the most widely distributed forests in Texas.
The plant life changed with the landscape, craggy Escarpment oaks, cedar elm
, and what Ed Dorn called "spicy chaparral.
In analyzing DNA of roots taken from 21 caves in central Texas, they reported on the rooting depths of live, shin oak, oak, ash juniper, hackberry, American elm and cedar elm
Company executives and community leaders planted a 15 foot tall Cedar Elm
Tree as a symbol of Nationwide's future growth in San Antonio.
This time the trees - a mix of bald cypress, bur oak and cedar elm
- were planted to replace those lost in flooding of the Elm Fork of the Trinity River last year.
spot treatment with herbicides) removal of aggressive undesireable species, such as eastern redcedar (Juniperus virginiana), cedar elm
(Ulmus crassifolia), and giant ragweed (Ambrosia trifida).
Woody species of the riparian zone included bald cypress (Taxodium distichum), black willow (Salix nigra), American and cedar elm
(Ulmus americana, U.
Surveyors found five species of trees on the study area, including four oak species and cedar elm
green ash (Fraxinus pennsylvanica), sugarberry (Celtis laevigata), pecan (Carya illinoinensis), cedar elm
(Ulmus crassifolia), bois d'arc (Maclura pomifera), honey locust (Gleditsia triacanthos), post oak (Quercus stellata), red cedar (Juniperus virginiana), slippery elm (Ulmus rubra) and persimmon (Diospyros virginiana).
It has a very open, park-like under story, with an overstory typical of mature floodplain forest, dominated by native cedar elm
(Ulmus crassifolia), Mexican ash (Fraxinus berlandieriana) and sugar hackberry (Celtis laevigata), with some planted live oak (Quercus virginiana) (names from Lonard et al.