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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Alternate asexual and sexual generations are known, both developing on Quercus virginiana Mill.
2]/ha) fue Quercus virginiana y la menor fue Lantana macropoda (0,9 m y 2,0 [m.
Fifty-three native woody species occur at the Dance Bayou unit; the visual dominant over-story species across all landscape positions include Fraxinus pennsylvanica (green ash), Quercus virginiana var.
Live oaks, Quercus virginiana, don't tower over us like skyscrapers or bedazzle us with a fiery display of fall foliage.
The tree species with the highest densities, coverages and importance values (sensu Cox 1996) were Quercus virginiana Miller, Sapium sebiferum, Celtis laevigata Willd.
Triadica sebifera increased from 30% of overstory stems before the storm to 44% after, and Quercus virginiana replaced Celtis laevigata as the most common native tree in the overstory.
For example, 24% of weevil-infested Quercus virginiana acorns germinated, compared with 80% of uninfested acorns (Oliver & Chapin, 1984).
editor: Thoroughly enjoyed Ethan Kearns' article on Quercus virginiana, my favorite tree.
Among adult native trees, Quercus virginiana and Celtis laevigata codominate; although their relative abundances and corresponding frequencies are low in comparison with those of S.
76 70 35 155 durandii, 2003 Dwarf chinkapin, Quercus 41 25 22 72 prinoides, 2001 Emory, Quercus emoryi, 2001 222 81 72 321 Engelmann, Quercus 214 27 43 252 engelmannii, 2003* Engelmann, Quercus 144 84 106 255 engelmannii, 1951* English, Quercus robur, 1993# 209 108 103 343 Gambel, Quercus gambelii, 219 106 64 341 2003 Georgia, Quercus georgiana, 73 75 63 164 1996 Graves, Quercus gravesii, 145 51 41 206 [star] 1976 Gray, Quercus grisea, 2001 237 55 37 301 Havard, Quercus havardii, 40 30 23 76 [star] 1986 Interior live, Quercus 252 51 73 321 wislizeni, 1982 Lacey, Quercus glaucoides, 114 53 74 186 1989 Laurel, Quercus laurifolia, 257 82 106 366 [star] 1987* Laurel, Quercus laurifolia, 258 80 114 367 [star] 1987* Live, Quercus virginiana var.