FAMILIAR TREES OF SOUTH CAROLINA CLEMSON EXTENSION BUL 117

Shagbark Hickory
Carya ovata
Young shagbark hickory trees have smooth bark that becomes furrowed and shaggy as the tree grows larger. Frequently shaggy strips of the gray bark, a foot or more long and 6 to 8 inches wide, are loose and curling at both ends.

Natural distribution in South Carolina


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