bitter-nut hickory, pig-nut, yellow-bud hickory
[Carya cordiformis var. latifolia (Wangenh.) K.Koch, more...]
Etymology: Carya: ancient name for "walnut"
Plants: perennial tree
Conservation Status: Native
Flora of North America: Flora of North America Floristic Rating: Coefficient of Conservatism = 6, Wetland Indicator = FAC USDA Plants Database: Federal Distribution and detailed information including photos University of Wisconsin - Green Bay: Trees: Photos, descriptions, information USDA Agricultural Research Service (ARS): Images of seeds, fruits, embryos, etc. Virginia Tech Dept. of Forestry, College of Natural Resources: detailed description and photographs