Are white oak trees native to Virginia or were they introduced?
They are native
There are many varieties of trees that are used for Christmas trees. Available varieties depend on where you live. Popular varieties of Christmas trees include: Fir Trees: Balsam, Canaan, Douglas, Fraser, Grand, Noble, Concolor (White) Pine Trees: White, Scotch, Virginia, Eastern White Spruce Trees: Colorado Blue, Norway, White Cypress Trees: Arizona, Leyland Cedar Trees: Eastern Red Cedar
These types of trees tend to be native to higher elevations and forest edges, so they receive more direct sunlight. The white bark was likely an evolutionary step that allowed them to reflect more of this radiation, keeping the trees cooler and increasing the soil quality near the base of the trees.
There are 3,800 species of trees in the Philippines, the most famous of which is the narra tree. The narra is the national tree. Its wood is one of the world's hardest woods. It is also a source of medicine and dye. Other trees native to the Philippines are the almon, apitong, guijo, kamagong, red and white lauan, tindalo, yakal and the Philippine mahogany or molave tree.
Yes. There are many species of pigeons in Australia, both native and introduced. There are, in fact, about 22 species of native pigeon in Australia. Native pigeons in Australia include: Common bronzewing pigeon Brush bronzewing Wonga Pigeon Crested pigeon Topknot pigeon White-headed pigeon Spinifex pigeon Squatter pigeon
No, lime fertilizer will not hurt Black Hills spruce trees (Picea glauca var. densata). Specifically, Black Hills spruce trees are white spruce trees that are native to South Dakota. In their native habitat, they favor acidic soils. But they flourish in a range of soils, from the very acidic 4.0 to the alkaline 7.5. They nevertheless handle lime fertililzers, which help get a soil pH into the neutral to slightly acidic range that many plants…
There are way too many for conifers native to the US for anyonen to name off the top of their head. I can start off with a partial list. Eastern white pine Jack pine longleaf pine loblolly pine short leaf pine red pine pitch pine Virginia pine American larch douglas fir white fir white spruce blue spruce red spruce black spruce balsam fir eastern redcedar arborvitae eastern hemlock atlantic whitecedar pacific yew canada yew