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    • Fagaceae
  • Spanish
    • Encinos, hayas, castaños y parientes
  • English
    • Beech Family

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Recent observations

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No photos or sounds

What

swamp white oak Quercus bicolor

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

What

holly oak Quercus ilex

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

January 22, 2015

Description

Growing near the edges of the wetland.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

American Chestnut Castanea dentata

Date

the past

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No photos or sounds

What

American beech Fagus grandifolia

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American beech Fagus grandifolia

Observer

srall

Date

January 22, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American beech Fagus grandifolia

Observer

susanelliott

Date

January 25, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Oak Genus Quercus

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

January 22, 2015

Description

These oak trees were probably planted when the wetland area was farmed.

Photos / Sounds

What

Pin Oak Quercus palustris

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

January 22, 2015

Description

I don't know for sure that these trees were cultivated, but seeing as they all appeared to be around the same age I'm guessing they were planted at some stage.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Swamp White Oak Quercus bicolor

Observer

lnmurawski

Date

October 6, 2014

Description

Not a particular healthy looking tree. It is off the end of the football field in a steep ditch that borders the neighbor's property.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American beech Fagus grandifolia

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

January 24, 2015 02:12 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American beech Fagus grandifolia

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

January 23, 2015 04:28 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American beech Fagus grandifolia

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

January 24, 2015 09:59 AM EST
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Description from Wikipedia

The family Fagaceae, or beech family, comprises about 600 species of both evergreen and deciduous trees and shrubs, which are characterized by alternate simple leaves with pinnate venation, unisexual flowers in the form of catkins, and fruit in the form of cup-like (cupule) nuts. Fagaceous leaves are often lobed and both petioles and stipules are generally present. Fruits lack endosperm and lie in a scaly or spiny husk that may or may not enclose the entire...

No range data available.