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Shagbark Hickory

Size: The tree grows up to 90 feet tall and up to 3 feet and diameter.

Location: The tree grows from Southern Texas all the way up to Northern Maine

Fun Facts: The Shagbark hickory nut is closely related to the pecan.

Leaf Characteristics: The leaves are in a set of 5 and are known for their ridges. 

Bark: The bark is flaky and looks like it can be pulled off of the tree. 

Flower: The tree has a light pink flower that blooms every spring.