It is very hard to find chinkapin oak
, kingnut or blue ash in nurseries.
Other white oaks include swamp white oak, (Quercus bicolor), chestnut oak (Quercus prinus), bur oak (Quercus macrocarpa), swamp chestnut oak (Quercus michauzii), chinkapin oak
(Quercus muehlenbergii), overcup oak (Quercus lyrata) and post oak (Quercus stellata).
Its tree composition also is similar although WSU has relatively more sugar maple, white ash, white oak, and chinkapin oak
, whereas Tawawa Woods has more black cherry, tuliptree (Liriodendron tulipifera), beech (Fagus grandifolia), and sassafras (Sassafras albidum) than the WSU woods.
When Gary Figgins first set out to produce commercial wines at Walla Walla, Washington in 1978, he had no idea that his pursuit of perfection would entail investigating all sorts of white oak, from Oregonian to Hungarian, from the finest French oak to Chinkapin oak
(also called Chestnut oak).
Reliant Energy also gave away more than 500 bur oak, chinkapin oak
and oriental arborvitae seedlings to residents to plant in their yards.
Twenty and twenty-five years after the tornado the most damaged portion of the forest is still a sugar maple/ slippery elm community, with chinkapin oak
, Ohio buckeye, American basswood, white ash and hackberry of secondary importance.
White oak: American white oak, chestnut oak, swamp white oak, swamp chestnut oak, chinkapin oak
, post oak, Appalachian oak, northern white oak, southern white oak, overcup oak.
The tree species being planted in Town Lake Metropolitan Park on October 24 include the Live Oak, Bur Oak, Crape Myrtle and Chinkapin Oak
4,930 CY rdwy excavation incl haul, 15,770 CY common borrow incl haul, 15,070 CY embank compact, 9 EA grate inlet, 6 EA COS drywell, 7 EA curb inlet, 1,046 LF sch A storm sewer pipe, 6,061 T CSBC, 3,040 SY plane bit pavement, 3,254 T HMA CL 1/2 IN PG 70-28, 8 ACRE seed, fert, mulch, 4 ACRE topsoil, 7 ACRE fine compost, 18 EA chinkapin oak
, 39 EA douglas hawthorne, 22 EA jeffrey pine, 35 EA ponderosa pine, 10 EA dead or dying tree cut and remove, 1,795 LF extruded curb, 2,180 LF COS conc curb and gutter, 1,400 LF beam guardrail, 1,650 LF temp conc barrier, 6,400 LF reset temp conc barrier, 1,280 LF plastic wide lane line, 757 CY struct excavation CL B incl haul, 533 SY cement conc sidewalk, 2,616 LF coated chain link fence, 1,200 LF temp access control fence.
190 Eastern redcedar Junipents virginiana 249 Chinkapin oak
Quercus muehlenbergii 558 Elms Ulmus alata, U.
But the standout was Kansas where seven different nominators located the biggest paper birch, narrowleaf cottonwood, Washington hawthorn, dwarf chinkapin oak
, western soapberry, little walnut, and two co-champion oriental arborvitae.
Governor Dave Heineman and state forester Gary Hergenrader in attendance, certificates were presented to the owners of the national champion eastern cottonwood and dwarf chinkapin oak
during festivities at the state capitol.