Quercus virginiana

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Related to Quercus virginiana: Quercus lyrata, Quercus laurifolia
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Noun1.Quercus virginiana - medium-sized evergreen native to eastern North America to the east coast of MexicoQuercus virginiana - medium-sized evergreen native to eastern North America to the east coast of Mexico; often cultivated as shade tree for it wide-spreading crown; extremely hard tough durable wood once used in shipbuilding
live oak - any of several American evergreen oaks
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Live oak trees, Quercus virginiana, are native to Mississippi and fare well in south Mississippi.
He saw the live oak as an important cultural, historic, ecological and artistic resource for Louisiana, and even argued that the tree species should have been called "Quercus Louisiana" instead of Quercus virginiana for the sheer number of live oaks in the state.
We assessed deer impacts on young live oaks (Quercus virginiana) by transplanting seedlings and saplings derived from acorns harvested on Bald Head Island.
Alternate asexual and sexual generations are known, both developing on Quercus virginiana Mill., Q.
An examination of Whitman and the South would be incomplete without a consideration of the live-oak (Quercus virginiana), a tree indigenous to the southeastern region of the United States and, in Whitman's late-1850s manuscripts, the predecessor to the calamus plant as the predominant symbol of adhesiveness or "manly love" within Leaves of Grass.
Replace ones you lost with these winter-hardy varieties: Arizona mesquite (Prosopis velutina), Chinese pistache (Pistacia chinensis), desert willow (Chilopsis linearis), and southern live oak (Quercus virginiana).
Still enjoying robust good health, the oldest resident at Baptist Village in Waycross, Georgia, is, as the saying goes, "old as the hills." With estimates ranging anywhere from 300 to 1,000 years old, the oldest resident of this retirement community is a glorious live oak tree (Quercus virginiana).
In low light intensity under live oak (Quercus virginiana Mill.) shade with incoming radiation of approximately 10% of full sunlight, Cavalier ranked 10th (72% cover) among 26 entries included in this study while Meyer (32% cover) ranked 21st (Morton et al., 1991; White and Engelke, 1990).
Live oaks, Quercus virginiana, don't tower over us like skyscrapers or bedazzle us with a fiery display of fall foliage.
Nutt High White ash (Fraxinus americana L.) High Live oak (Quercus virginiana Mill.) High Species Amount in furnish (%) Baldcypress (Taxodium distichum L.) 35 Black tupelo (Nyssa sylvatica Marsh.) 17 Sweetgum (Liquidambar styraciflua L.) 9 Southern magnolia (Magnolia grandiflora L.) 3 Red maple (Acer rubrum L.) 6 Sweetbay (Magnolia virginiana L.) 5 Southern red oak (Quercus falcata Michx.) 15 Mockernut hickory (Carya tomentosa Poir.