Betulaceae Carpinus caroliniana - American hornbeam (Lab 5)

Category: Photo Fact Sheets Created: Monday, 23 August 2010 Last Updated: Tuesday, 28 June 2011

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  • Betulaceae Carpinus caroliniana - American hornbeam: Bark on a tree 4 inches in diameter at breast height.  Bark is always smooth, typically muscular and fluted.Betulaceae Carpinus caroliniana - American hornbeam: Bark on a tree 4 inches in diameter at breast height. Bark is always smooth, typically muscular and fluted.
  • Betulaceae Carpinus caroliniana - American hornbeam: Bark on a tree 4 inches in diameter at breast height.  Bark is always smooth, typically muscular and fluted.Betulaceae Carpinus caroliniana - American hornbeam: Bark on a tree 4 inches in diameter at breast height. Bark is always smooth, typically muscular and fluted.
  • Betulaceae Carpinus caroliniana - American hornbeam: Bark on a tree 3 inches in diameter at breast height. Bark is always smooth, typically muscular and fluted.Betulaceae Carpinus caroliniana - American hornbeam: Bark on a tree 3 inches in diameter at breast height. Bark is always smooth, typically muscular and fluted.
  • Betulaceae Carpinus caroliniana - American hornbeam: Fruit, nutlet, surrounded by a leafy bract that looks like a folded maple leaf.Betulaceae Carpinus caroliniana - American hornbeam: Fruit, nutlet, surrounded by a leafy bract that looks like a folded maple leaf.
  • Betulaceae Carpinus caroliniana - American hornbeam: Fruit, nutlet, surrounded by a leafy bract that looks like a folded maple leaf.Betulaceae Carpinus caroliniana - American hornbeam: Fruit, nutlet, surrounded by a leafy bract that looks like a folded maple leaf.
  • Betulaceae Carpinus caroliniana - American hornbeam: Leaf, alternate, simple, doubly serrate, parallel venation.Betulaceae Carpinus caroliniana - American hornbeam: Leaf, alternate, simple, doubly serrate, parallel venation.
  • Betulaceae Carpinus caroliniana - American hornbeam: Twig showing alternate leaf arrangement, zigzag growth pattern, bud scales brown fringed.Betulaceae Carpinus caroliniana - American hornbeam: Twig showing alternate leaf arrangement, zigzag growth pattern, bud scales brown fringed.
  • Betulaceae Carpinus caroliniana - American hornbeam: Twig showing alternate leaf arrangement, zigzag growth pattern, bud scales brown fringed.Betulaceae Carpinus caroliniana - American hornbeam: Twig showing alternate leaf arrangement, zigzag growth pattern, bud scales brown fringed.
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Species: 207 | Genera: 122 | Families: 67

All Photos: 2063 | Leaf Photos: 622 | Twig Photos: 511 | Bark Photos: 353 | Fruit Photos: 274 | Photos per Species: 10.0

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