A canopy of hickory , oak and mesquite shrouded the barn and the muddy red clay.
Snaking across rugged forested land, the trails lead you through a mix of oak, hickory , beech and maple that present a range of almost Eastern-quality fall colors.
However, Stone envisioned some twenty pieces of furniture - chairs, couches, sofas, benches, stools, screens, and tables - in oak, hickory , and cherry.
Just as well, because hickory , long the wood of choice, is in short supply.
In the southern Blue Ridge, the chestnut was replaced largely by oaks and hickories , and also by yellow-poplar, maple, hemlock, and other species, depending on local conditions.