Definition of Carya cordiformis
1. Noun. Hickory of the eastern United States having a leaves with 7 or 9 leaflets and thin-shelled very bitter nuts.
Group relationships: Carya, Genus Carya
Generic synonyms: Hickory, Hickory Tree
Lexicographical Neighbors of Carya Cordiformis
Literary usage of Carya cordiformis
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Storms Over the Urban Forest: Planning, Responding, and Regreening by Lisa L. Burban, John W. Anderson (1996)
"[Source: Whitlow and Harris 1979) Common Name Species Acer negundo Acer rubrum Acer saccharinum Alnus rugosa Betula nigra Carya aquatica Carya cordiformis ..."
2. The Vascular Flora of Pennsylvania: Annotated Checklist and Atlas by Ann Fowler Rhoads, William MacKinley Klein (1993)
"... JUGLANDACEAE • Carya cordiformis (Wang.) K.Koch Bitternut hickory Deciduous tree Moist woods and stream banks. A hybrid with C. ovata (C. x ..."
3. A Practical Course in Botany: With Especial Reference to Its Bearings on by Eliza Frances Andrews (1911)
"BITTERNUT HICKORY, Carya cordiformis (p. 47). d. Flowers not in catkins. 6. Flowers small, usually greenish; corolla inconspicuous or wanting. t. ..."
4. A Spring Flora for High Schools by Henry Chandler Cowles, John Gaylord Coulter (1915)
"BITTERNUT HICKORY, Carya cordiformis (p. 47). d. Flowers not in catkins. e. Flowers small, usually greenish; corolla inconspicuous or wanting, f. ..."