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Lifespan

Light requirement
 Sun - 6 or more hrs
 Part shade - 2 to 6 hrs
 Shade - 2 hrs or less

Soil moisture
 Dry - no signs of moisture
 Moist - looks & feels damp
 Wet - saturated

Bloom Time
 Jan  Feb  Mar
 Apr  May  Jun
 Jul  Aug  Sep
 Oct  Nov  Dec
Bloom Color
 White  Red  Pink
 Orange  Yellow  Green
 Blue  Purple  Violet
 Brown  Black

Height (in feet)
 0-1  1-3  3-6  6-12
 12-36  36-72  72-100
 More than 100

Leaf Arrangement
 Alternate
 Opposite
 Whorled
 Fascicled

Leaf Retention
 Deciduous
 Evergreen
 Semi-evergreen

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scientific namecommon name(s)image gallery
Abies balsameaBalsam Fir
Acer negundoBox elder
Box elder maple
Ash-leaved maple
Ashleaf maple
Red River maple
Fresno de guajuco
Acer nigrumBlack maple
Acer pensylvanicumStriped maple
Moosewood
Acer rubrumRed maple
Scarlet maple
Soft maple
Acer rubrum var. rubrumRed maple
Acer rubrum var. trilobumTrident maple
Trident red maple
Acer saccharinumSilver maple
Soft maple
White maple
Acer saccharumSugar maple
Northern sugar maple
Acer saccharum var. saccharumSugar maple
Acer spicatumMountain maple
Aesculus flavaSweet buckeye
Yellow buckeye
Aesculus glabraOhio buckeye
Texas buckeye
Fetid buckeye
Horse chestnut
Alnus incanaGray alder
Speckled alder
Alnus incana ssp. rugosaSpeckled alder
Amelanchier arborea var. arboreaCommon serviceberry
Shadbush
Junebush
Amelanchier interiorPacific serviceberry
Amelanchier laevisAllegheny serviceberry
Allegheny service-berry
Serviceberry
Aralia spinosaDevil's walking stick
Hercules club
Angelica tree
Pigeon tree
Shotbush
Prickly elder
Prickly ash
Asimina trilobaPawpaw
Common pawpaw
Custard apple
Indian banana
Wild banana
Betula alleghaniensisYellow birch
Betula alleghaniensis var. alleghaniensisYellow birch
Betula alleghaniensis var. macrolepisYellow birch
Betula lentaSweet birch
Cherry birch
Black birch
Mahogany birch
Betula nigraRiver birch
Red birch
Black birch
Water birch
Betula papyriferaPaper birch
Canoe birch
White birch
Betula populifoliaGray birch
White birch
Aspen-leaved birch
Mockernut hickory
Big bud hickory
Carpinus carolinianaAmerican hornbeam
Blue beech
Water beech
Musclewood
Ironwood
Carya cordiformisBitternut hickory
Swamp hickory
Bitternut
Pig hickory
Pignut hickory
Pignut
White hickory
Red hickory
Bitter walnut
Bitter pecan
Castanea dentataAmerican chestnut
Carya illinoinensisPecan
Carya laciniosaShellbark hickory
Carya ovataShagbark hickory
Carolina hickory
Scalybark hickory
Upland hickory
Shellbark hickory
Catalpa speciosaNorthern catalpa
Catawba tree
Cigar tree
Indian bean
Cercis canadensisEastern redbud
Redbud
Duraznillo
Celtis occidentalisCommon hackberry
Northern hackberry
American hackberry
Nettle tree
Beaverwood
False elm
Chionanthus virginicusWhite fringetree
Fringe tree
Snowflower tree
Flowering ash
Old man's beard
Grandfather graybeard
Grancy graybeard
Cornus drummondiiRoughleaf dogwood
Drummond's dogwood
Rough-leaf dogwood
Cornus floridaFlowering dogwood
Virginia dogwood
Florida dogwood
White cornel
Arrowwood
Boxwood
False box
St. Peter's crown
Corona de san pedro
Cornus rugosaRoundleaf dogwood
Crataegus brainerdiiBrainerd's hawthorn
Crataegus chrysocarpaFireberry hawthorn
Crataegus crus-galliCockspur hawthorn
Cockspur thorn
Newcastle hawthorn
Newcastle thorn
Hog apple
Crataegus dilatataBroadleaf hawthorn
Crataegus flabellataFanleaf hawthorn
Crataegus holmesianaHolmes' hawthorn
Crataegus intricataCopenhagen hawthorn
Thicket hawthorn
White hawthorn
White thorn
Scarlet hawthorn
Scarlet haw
Scarlet-fruited hawthorn
Scarlet-fruited haw
Crataegus macrospermaBigfruit hawthorn
Large-seeded hawthorn
Crataegus mollisDowny hawthorn
White thorn
Whitethorn
Scarlet hawthorn
Scarlet haw
Red haw
Downy thorn
Crataegus pruinosaWaxyfruit hawthorn
Crataegus punctataDotted hawthorn
White thorn
Dotted haw
Crataegus scabridaRough hawthorn
Crataegus submollisQuebec hawthorn
Crataegus suborbiculataCaughuawaga hawthorn
Crataegus succulentaFleshy hawthorn
Fagus grandifoliaAmerican beech
White beech
Red beech
Ridge beech
Beechnut tree
Fraxinus americanaWhite ash
American ash
Cane ash
Smallseed white ash
Biltmore white ash
Biltmore ash
Frangula carolinianaCarolina buckthorn
Carolina false buckthorn
Yellow buckthorn
Indian cherry
Yellowwood
Fraxinus nigraBlack ash
Fraxinus pennsylvanicaGreen ash
Red ash
Swamp ash
River ash
Water ash
Darlington ash
Fraxinus profundaPumpkin ash
Fraxinus quadrangulataBlue ash
Gleditsia triacanthosHoney locust
Common honey locust
Thorny common honey locust
Honey shucks locust
Sweet locust
Thorny locust
Honey shucks
Sweet bean tree
Gymnocladus dioicusKentucky coffeetree
Stump tree
Hamamelis virginianaWitch hazel
American witch hazel
Ilex mucronataCatberry
Ilex verticillataCommon winterberry
Winterberry
Michigan holly
Black alder
Juglans cinereaButternut
White walnut
Juglans nigraBlack walnut
Eastern black walnut
American black walnut
Larix laricinaTamarack
American larch
Hacmatack
Black larch
Liquidambar styracifluaSweetgum
American sweetgum
Red gum
White gum
Star-leaved gum
Starleaf gum
Alligator tree
Satin walnut
Bilsted
Liquidambar
Liriodendron tulipiferaTulip tree
Tulip poplar
Yellow poplar
Magnolia acuminataCucumbertree
Cucumber tree
Mountain magnolia
Malus angustifoliaSouthern crabapple
Narrowleaf crabapple
Wild crabapple
Southern crab
Narrowleaf crab
Wild crab
Malus coronariaSweet crabapple
American crab
Malus ioensisPrairie crabapple
Iowa crabapple
Western crabapple
Prairie crab
Iowa crab
Western crab
Magnolia tripetalaUmbrella tree
Umbrella magnolia
Morus rubraRed mulberry
Moral
Nyssa sylvaticaBlackgum
Black tupelo
Tupelo
Sourgum
Pepperidge
Tupelo gum
Ostrya virginianaEastern hop-hornbeam
American hop-hornbeam
Woolly hop-hornbean
Eastern ironwood
Roughbark ironwood
Ironwood
Deerwood
Leverwood
Ostrya virginiana var. virginianaHophornbeam
Pinus strobusEastern white pine
Weymouth pine
Pinus virginianaVirginia pine
Jersey pine
Scrub pine
Platanus occidentalisAmerican sycamore
Eastern sycamore
American plane tree
Plane tree
Buttonwood
Buttonball tree
Populus balsamiferaBalsam poplar
Balsam
Tacmahac
Populus balsamifera ssp. balsamiferaBalsam poplar
Populus deltoidesEastern cottonwood
Carolina poplar
Necklace Poplar
Alamo
Populus deltoides ssp. deltoidesEastern cottonwood
Southern cottonwood
Carolina poplar
Eastern poplar
Necklace poplar
Alamo
Populus grandidentataBigtooth aspen
Big-tooth aspen
Long-toothed aspen
Populus heterophyllaSwamp cottonwood
Swamp poplar
Black cottonwood
Downy poplar
Populus tremuloidesQuaking aspen
Golden aspen
Trembling aspen
Mountain aspen
Aspen
Trembling poplar
Alamo blanco
Prunus americanaAmerican plum
Wild plum
Prunus mexicanaMexican plum
Bigtree plum
Inch plum
Prunus nigraCanadian plum
Canada plum
Red plum
Prunus pensylvanica var. pensylvanicaPin cherry
Prunus serotinaBlack cherry
Wild black cherry
Rum cherry
Prunus serotina var. serotinaEastern black cherry
Black cherry
Prunus virginianaChokecherry
Common chokecherry
Choke cherry
Prunus virginiana var. virginianaChokecherry
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