Why was president Andrew Jackson called old hickory?
He was called old hickory because he was as tough as an old hickory tree.
Asked in Gardening
What is an old hickory tree?
Carya ovata is a tree ( higher then 12m ) Its makes only one straight root and that makes it difficult to re-plant it. Only in containers you can plant it.Old hickory wood is strong wood for tools. And the Old hickory division is named by the Old Hickory tree ...
Asked in Trees
Is there a way to make your Hickory Tree stop producing nuts?
A hickory tree produces nuts that can be eaten alone or used in various recipes. If the nuts are collected, a hickory tree can be enjoyed for many years. However, if the nuts are left on the ground, they can create a nuisance for the homeowner. Getting your hickory tree to stop producing nuts is done in the same manner as halting fruit production on a fruit tree. ...
Asked in Building and Carpentry, Wood Crafts, Trees
Hickory wood hard or soft wood?
Hickory is classified as a hardwood tree because it is a non monocot angiosperm. That is: the hickory tree reproduces with flowers. Hickory also happens to be one of the hardest woods in North America, with a Janka hardness approaching 2000 lb. ...
Asked in Sentence and Word Structure
What is the smiple predicate of this sentence Sally climbed a 50-foot hickory tree?
a is the simple predicate 50 foot hickory tree is the complete predicate
What type of tree begins with H?
Hackberry, hawthorn, hemlock and hickory are types of tree.
Asked in Trees
What is a hickory twig?
The smallest, ending part of a branch to a hickory tree [Carya spp] and a means by which the tree may be identified in winter are what a hickory twig is. When the tree is leafed out, the twig has leaves growing out of alternating leaf buds up and down its sides. It's also the location of the tree's flower and fruit. ...