How to use Cottonwood in a sentence
By the time she brought lunch and a blanket down, he had a large area cleared under the cottonwood tree.
In the broad river valleys of the eastern part of the Prairie Plains region are forests and isolated groves consisting principally of pecan, cypress, cottonwood and several species of oak.
Most of the bluffs along the principal river valleys, especially those in the south-east, are entirely bare of vegetation, but on the bottom lands along the rivers and streams considerable patches of cottonwood and willows are common.
Most of the forest consists of yellow pine, but the spruce, aspen, white birch, bur oak, box elder, red cedar, white elm and cottonwood are among the other varieties found.
White fir is found above the foot hill zone, and heavy growths of cottonwood along the streams in the Bighorn region.Advertisement
The principal trees, after the yellow and lodgepole pines, are the red-fir, so-called hemlock and cedar, the Engelmann spruce, the cottonwood and the aspen (Populus tremuloides).
A fair variety of trees - cottonwood, sycamore, ash, willow, walnut and cherry - grow in thickets in the canyons, and each mountain range is a forest area.
He permitted many members of his regiment who had been prospectors in California to prospect the territory, with the result that mines were located at Stockton, Bingham Canyon, Little Cottonwood and elsewhere; but attempts to smelt lead-silver ore near Stockton about 1866 were not successful, and the mining of precious metals did not become an established industry in the Territory until about 1870.
Oaks, elms, hickory, honey-locusts, white ash, sycamore and willows, the rapid growing but miserable box-elder and cottonwood, are the most common trees.
Other varieties, most of which are widely distributed, are the ash, pecan, cottonwood, sycamore, elm, maple, hickory, elder, gum, locust and river birch.Advertisement
In the sand-hills the sand-bar willow of the rivers and the cottonwood growing naturally, evidence the good conditions of moisture; and the forestation of much of the region is undoubtedly possible.
The cliff-dweller country supports a scant vegetation - a few cottonwood in the washes, a few cedars on the mesas.
Cottonwood Recovery is a behavioral health and drug treatment facility that includes a young adults program.
Large cottonwood trees cover the campground.
If you'd rather stay in a more developed camping area, Cottonwood Campground is close by.Advertisement
Many day hikers choose to leave their vehicles at Cottonwood Campground, which is less than three miles by foot from the entrance of the hiking trail leading to Horseshoe Basin.