Shagbark Hickory

Carya ovataCarya ovata produces thick-fleshed fruit, which dries out to hard four-quarter shell protecting the inner nutshell. Most of them fall to the ground before splitting, or being split/gnawed/chewed by our fellow mammals, but this one was still up on a twig.

1 Response to “Shagbark Hickory”

  1. 1 unautrehomme December 14, 2015 at 10:30 am

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