Species of Cherry Trees?

Answer Cherry trees hail from the Rose family, belonging to the genus Prunus. Several types grow wild in North America, including the black cherry (Prunus serotina). However, the species of cherry trees s... Read More »

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Cross Pollination of Wild Cherry Trees & Bing Cherry Trees?

Wild---or sweet---cherry (Prunus avium) and tart cherry ( Prunus cesarus) trees are the world's main cherry species. While they cannot pollinate each other, tree varieties within each species cross... Read More »

How many species of oak trees are there?

There are 600 species of oak in the world. Half of those oaks are native to North America, though they are largely limited to the southern areas of the continent. Oaks are scarce in Canada and othe... Read More »

How many different species of elm trees are there?

Between 20 to 40 species of elm trees exist. Examples of elm tree species include the American Elm, Winged Elm and English Elm. An elm tree's leaves are oval-shaped and become narrower at the end ... Read More »

Information on the Species of Yellow Pine Trees?

Of all the pine species in the eastern half of the U.S., none possesses longer needles or cones than the southern yellow pine. Also called a longleaf pine, the southern yellow pine was and is an im... Read More »