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  • Among deciduous trees the state is noted for its sugar maples; birch and beech are common on the hills, and oaks, elm, hickory, ash, poplar, basswood, willow, chestnut and butternut on the less elevated areas.
  • Beech, black walnut, butternut, chestnut, catalpa, hemlock and tamarack trees are also common.
  • The white walnut or butternut, J.
  • The former forests of the state were of two general classes: on the bottom lands along the rivers grew cottonwood, willow, honey-locust, coffee trees, black ash, and elm; on the less heavily wooded uplands were oaks (white, red, yellow and bur), hickory (bitternut and pignut), white and green ash, butternut, ironwood and hackberry.
  • The butternut, hickory and chestnut are common nut-bearing trees in the S.

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