tree with dark green, palmate leaves and corky grey bark.
1-2" prickly husks enclose glossy brown seed in fall.
Yellow-orange fall foliage may drop early. Full sun to part
shade, moist soil. Native to Eastern US. 20-40' x 20-40'.
PLANTS Database / Herman, D.E. et al. 1996. North Dakota tree
handbook. USDA NRCS ND State Soil Conservation Committee;
NDSU Extension and Western Area Power Admin., Bismarck, ND.