By count

Silver-leaved maple ....    Acer dascycarpum......        2,421

Honey-locust......    Gleditschia triacanthos ....        2,496

Black cherry......    Prunus serotina.......        4,311

Black ash.......    Fraxinus sambucifolia.....        5,629

American basswood ....    Tilia Americana.......        6,337

Norway maple......    Acer platanoides ......        7,231

Sugar maple ......    Acer saccharinum......        7,488

Barberry........    Berberis vulgaris......        8,183

Red cedar.......    Juniperus Virginiana.....        8,321

Rock elm .......    Ulmus racemosa.......        8,352

American white ash ....    Fraxinus Americana . . . . .        9,858

Osage orange......    Madura aurantiaca .....      10,656

Forest Trees 75

Figures vary greatly in different counts, the variation probably amounting to as much as 20 per cent. It is usually estimated that white pine seeds run about 30,000 to the pound, and red cedar 20,000.