Kiln dried lumber of red oak (Quercus rubra L), black gum
(Nyssa sylvatica Z), soft maple (Acer rubrum L), hard maple (Acer saccharum L), ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa L), and Douglas-fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii (Mirb) Franco) were obtained and cut into 25 by 25 by 400-mm-long beams that were free of knots, stains, or other defects.
These include black gum
(Nyssa sylvatica), chestnut oak (Quercus montana), chinkapin oak (Quercus muehlenbergii), common persimmon (Diospyros virginiana), cucumbertree (Magnolia acuminate), mockernut hickory (Carya tomentosa), pignut hickory (Carya glabra), shumard oak (Queruc shumardii), sugarberry (Celtis laevigata) and yellowwood (Cladrastis kentukea).
Sea-level rise fuelled by warmer oceans and sinking land is pushing saltwater ever closer to the trees, with the potential to kill them in the not-so-distant future, writes Frank Kummer Dark water formed an eddy around Steve Eisenhauer's boots as they sank into the muck at the base of a 90-foot black gum
tree so old, its roots were deep in this ground when the Pilgrims landed.
Other pieces to round out this first "Art of Rob Lopez" collection will come from his webcomic Forsaken Stars, his new YA superhero novel/comic project Black Gum
, started last summer over instagram, and art created out of Leslie Abney's Fresno Drink and Draw live model drawing events at Fulton 55.
This includes persimmons, beautyberries, red mulberry, black gum
or American tupelo and acorns, as well as pecans, hickory nuts and honey locusts.
At Killens and Lums Pond state parks, its the golden and red hues of the hickory, red maple and black gum
that transform the woods into flames of color throughout the month of October.
In those years, long-missing ash, black gum
, cherry, hickory, maple, oak, and sassafras seedlings returned, along with wildflowers not seen for 20 years.
The Brooklyn Botanic Garden's new rain gardens, planted with varieties of blue star, switch grass and black gum
trees, have been successful and provide stunning fall color, Sifton said.
while along the ridge, high in the black gum
tree, cedar waxwings