Tree Index

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GINKGO FAMILY (Ginkgoaceae)
Ginkgo (The
Ginkgoes)
G. Biloba L.——— Ginkgo

PINE FAMILY (Pinaceae)
Pinus (The Pines)

P. strobus L. ——— Eastern White Pine
P. resinosa Ait. ——— Red Pine
P. palustris Mill.——— Longleaf Pine
P. elliottii Engelm. ——— Slash Pine
P. taeda L. ——— Loblolly Pine
P. serotina Michx. ——— Pond Pine
P. rigida Mill. ——— Pitch Pine
P banksiana Lam. ——— Jack Pine
P. virginiana Mill. ——— Virginia Pine
P. echinata Mill. ——— Shortleaf Pine
P. glabra Walt. ——— Spruce Pine
P. clausa (Chapm.) Vasey ——— Sand Pine
P. pungens Lamb. ——— Table Mountain Pine
P. sylvestris L. ——— Scotch Pine
P. nigra Arnold ——— Austrian Pine

Picea (The Spruces)
P. rubens Sarg. ——— Red Spruce
P. mariana (Mill.) B.S.P. ——— Black Spruce
P glauca (Moench.) Voss.-—White Spruce
P. abies (L.) Karst. ——— Norway Spruce

Tsuga (The Hemlocks)
T canadensis (L.) Carr. ——— Eastern Hemlock
T. caoliniana Engelm. ——— Carolina Hemlock

Abies (The Balsam Firs)
A. balsamea (L.) Mill. ——— Balsam Fir
A. fraseri (Pursh) Poir. ——— Fraser Fir

Larix (The Larches)
L. larcinia (DuRoi) K. Koch. ——— Tamarack

REDWOOD FAMILY (Taxodiaceae)
Taxodium (The Baldcypresses)
T. distichum (L.) Rich.—-Baldcypress
T. distichum var. nutans (Ait.) Sweet ——— Pondcypress

CYPRESS FAMILY (Cupressaceae)
Thuja (The Arborvitaes)
T. occidentalis L. ——— Northern White cedar

Chamaecyparis (The Cypresses)
C. thyoides (L.) B.S.P. ——— Atlantic White cedar

Juniperus (The Junipers)
J. virglniana L. ——— Eastern Redcedar
J. silicicola (Small) Bailey ——— Southern Redcedar

PALM FAMILY (Palmae)
Sabal (The Palmettoes)
S. jacq. Prs. (Walt.) Lodd. ——— Dwarf Cabbage Palmetto
S. louisiana (Darby) Bomhard ——— Louisiana Palmetto

WILLOW FAMILY (Salicaceae)
Populus (The Aspens and Poplars)
R tremuloides Michx.-—-Trembling Aspen
R grandidentata Michx.-—Large toothed Aspen
R balsamifera L. ——— Balsam Poplar
P. balsamifera var. subcordata Hylander ——— Balm-of-Gilead
P. deltoides Marsh. ——— Eastern Cottonwood
P. heterophylla L. ——— Swamp Cottonwood
P. alba L. ——— White Poplar
P. nigra var. ltalica Muenchh. ——— Lombardy Poplar

Salt: (The Willows)
S. nigra Marsh. ——— Black Willow
S. caroliniana Michx. ——— Ward Willow
S. lucida Muhl. ——— Shining Willow
S. bebbiana Sarg. ——— Beaked Willow
S. discolor Muhl. ——— Glaucous Willow
S. babylonica L. ——— Weeping Willow
S. fragalis L. ——— —Crack Willow

BAYBERRY FAMILY (Myricaceae)
Myrica (The Bayberries)
M. cerifera L. ——— Wax Myrtle

CORKWOOD FAMILY (Leitneriaceae)
Leitnerla (The Corkwood)
L. floridana Chapm. ——— Corkwood

WALNUT FAMILY (Juglandaceae)
Juglans (The Walnuts)
J. cinerea L. ——— Butternut
J. nigra L. ——— Black Walnut

Carya (The Hickories)
C. illinoensis (Wang.) K. Koch. ——— Pecan
C. aquatica (Michx. f.) Nutt ——— Water Hickory
C. cordiformis (Wang.) K. Koch. ——— Bitternut Hickory
C. myristicaeformis (Michx. f.) Nutt. ——— Nutmeg Hickory
C. ovata (Mill.) K. Koch. ——— Shagbark Hickory
C. laciniosa (Michx. f.) Loud. ——— Shellbark Hickory
C. tomentosa Nutt. ——— Mockernut Hickory
C. pallida (Ashe) Engl. & Graebn. ——— Sand Hickory
C. glabra (Mill.) Sweet ——— Pignut Hickory
C. texana Buckl. ——— Black Hickory
C. ovata var. australis (Ashe) Little ——— Carolina Hickory
C. glabra var. odorata (Marsh.) Little ——— Red Hickory

BIRCH FAMILY (Betulaceae)
Betula (The Birches)
B. lenta L. ——— Black Birch
B. alleghaniensis Britton ——— Yellow Birch
B. nigra L. ——— Red Birch
B. populifolia Marsh. ——— Gray Birch
B. papyrifera Marsh. ——— Paper Birch
B. papyrifera var. cordifolia (Beg.) Fern. ——— Mountain Paper Birch
B. pendula Both. ——— European White Birch
B. uber (Ashe) Fam. ——— Virginia Roundleaf Birch
Carpinus (The Hornbeams)
C. caroliniana Walt. ——— American Hornbeam
Ostrya (The Hop-hornbeams)
O. virginiana (Mill.) K. Koch. ——— American Hop-hornbeam

BEECH FAMILY (Fagaceae)
Fagus (The Beaches)
F. grandifolia Ehrh. ——— Beech


Castanea (The Chestnuts)
C. dentata (Marsh.) Borkh. ——— Chestnut
C. pumila (L.) Mill. ——— Chinquapin
C. pumila var. ashei Sudw. ——— Ashe Chinquapin
C. alnifolia var. floridana Sarg. ——— Florida Chinquapin


Quercus (The Oaks)
Q. rubra L.-Northern Red Oak
Q. coccinea Muenchh. ——— Scarlet Oak
Q. palustris Muenchh. ——— Pin Oak
Q. ellipsoidalis E. J. Hill ——— Northen Pin Oak
Q. shumardii Buckley ——— Shumard Oak
Q. nuttallii Palmcr ——— Nuttall Oak
Q. laevis Walt. ——— Turkey Oak
Q. georgiana Curtis ——— Georgia Oak
Q. velutina Lam. ——— Black Oak
Q. falcata Michx. ——— Southern Red Oak
Q. marilandica Muenchh. ——— Blackjack Oak
Q. arkansana Sarg. ——— Arkansas Oak
Q. ilicifolia Wang. ——— Scrub Oak
Q. nigra L. ——— Water Oak
Q. phellos L. ——— Willow Oak
Q. laurifolia Michx. ——— Laurel Oak
Q. imbricaria Michx. ——— Shingle Oak
Q. incana Bartram ——— Bluejack Oak
Q. myrtifolia Willd. ——— Myrtle-leaved Oak
Q. virginiana Mill. ——— Live Oak
Q. virginiana var. geminata (Small) Sarg. ——— Sand Live Oak
Q. durandii Buckley ——— Durand Oak
Q. chapmanii Sarg. ——— Chapman Oak
Q. macrocarpa Michx. ——— Bur Oak
Q. stellata Wang. ——— Post Oak
Q. stellata var. margaretta (Ashe) Sarg. ——— Sand Post Oak
Q. lyrata Walt. ——— Overcup Oak

*** Q. alba L. ——— White Oak
Q. austrina Small ——— Bluff Oak
Q. bicolor Willd. ——— Swamp White Oak
Q. michauxii Nutt. ——— Swamp Chestnut Oak
Q. prinus L. ——— Chestnut Oak
Q. muhlenbergii Engelm. ——— Chinquapin Oak
Q. prinoides Willd. ——— Scrub Chestnut Oak
Q. oglethorpensis Duncan ——— Oglethorpe Oak

ELM FAMILY (Ulmaceae)
Ulmus (The Elms)
U. americana L. ——— American Elm
U. thomasii Sarg. ——— Rock Elm
U. rubra Muhl. ——— Slippery Elm
U. alata Michx. ——— Winged Elm
U. crassifolia Nutt. ——— Cedar Elm
U. serotina Sarg. ——— Red Elm


Planera (The Planertree)
R aquatica Gmel. ——— Planertree


Celtis (The Hackberries)
C. occidentalis L. ——— Hackberry
C. tenuifolia Nutt. ——— Georgia Hackberry
C. laevigata Willd. ——— Sugarberry

MULBERRY FAMILY (Moraceae)
Morus (The Mulberries)
M. rubra L. ——— Red Mulberry


Broussonetia (The Paper-mulberries)
B. papyrifera (L.) Vent. ——— Paper-mulberry


Maclura (The Osage-orange)
*** M. pomifera (Raf.) Schneid. ——— Osage-orange

MAGNOLIA FAMILY (Magnolaceae)
Magnolia (The Magnolias)
M. acuminata L. ——— Cucumber-tree
M. aouminata var. cordata (Miohx.) Sarg.—·—Ye11ow Cucumber-tree
M. grandiflora L. ——— Southern Magnolia
M. virginiana L. ——— Sweet-bay Magnolia
M. tripetala L. ——— Umbrella Magnolia
M. fraseri Walt. ——— Fraser Magnolia
M. pyramidata Pursh ——— Pyramid Magnolia
M. macrophylla Michx. ——— Bigleaf Magnolia


Liriodendron (The Tulip—magnolias)
*** L. tulipifera L. ——— Tulip-tree

CUSTARD-APPLE FAMILY (Annonaceae)
Asimina (The Pawpaws)
A. triloba (L.) Dunal ——— Common Pawpaw

LAUREL FAMILY (Lauraceae)
Persea (The Perseas)
P. borbonia (L.) Spreng ——— Red Bay
P. borbonia var. pubescens (Pursh) Little ——— Swampbay

Sassafras (The Sassafras)
S. albidum (Nutt.) Nees ——— Sassafras

WITCH-HAZEL FAMILY (Hamamelidaceae)
Liquidambar (The Sweetgum)
L. styraciflua L. ——— Sweetgum


Hamamelis (The Witch-hazels)
H. virginiana L. ——— Witch-hazel

PLANE-TREE FAMILY (Platanaceae)
Platanus (The Plane-trees)
P. occidentalis L. ——— Sycamore
P. orientalis L. ——— Oriental Plane-tree
P. acerifolia Willd. ——— London Plane-tree

ROSE FAMILY (Rosaceae)
Malus (The Apples)
M. coronaria L. ——— Sweet Crab Apple
M. ioensis (Wood) Britton ——— Prairie Crab Apple
M. angustifolia (Ait.) Michx. ——— Southern Crab Apple
M. pumila Mill. ——— Common Apple


Pyrus (The Pears)
P. communis L. ——— Common Pear


Sorbus (The Mountain-ashes)
S. americana Marsh.-American Mountain-ash
S. decora (Sarg.) Schneid. ——— Northern Mountain-ash


Amelanchier (The Serviceberries)
A. arborea (Michx. f.) Fern. ——— Downy Serviceberry
A. arborea var. laevis (Wieg.) Ahles-Smooth Serviceberry


Crataegus (The Hawthorns)
C. crus-galli L. ——— Cock's-spur Thorn
C. punctata Jacq. ——— Dotted Hawthorn
C. flabellata (BOSC) K. Koch ——— Fan Leaf Hawthorn
C. pruniosa (Wend.) K. Koch ——— Waxy-fruited Thorn
C. marshallii Eggl. ——— Parsley Hawthorn


Prunus (The Plum
s)
P. americana Marsh. ——— American Wild Plum
P. nigra Ait. ——— Canada Plum
P. allegheniensis Porter ——— Porter Plum
P. umbellata Ell. ——— Flatwoods Plum
P. munsoniana Wight & Hedr. ——— Wild Goose Plum
P. angustifolia Marsh. ——— Chickasaw Plum
P. pensylvanica L. f. ——— Wild Red Cherry
P. avium L. ——— Sweet Cherry
P. cerasus L. ——— Sour Cherry
P. virginiana L. ——— Choke Cherry
P. serotina Ehrh. ——— Wild Black Cherry
P. serotina var. alabamensis ——— Alabama Black Cherry
P. caroliniana (Mill.) Air. ——— Carolina Laurel Cherry

PEA FAMILY (Leguminosae)
Cercis (The Redbuds)
C. canadensis L. ——— Redbud

Gymnocladua (The Coffee-trees)
G. dioicus (L.) K. Koch ——— Kentucky Coffee-tree
Cladrastis (The Yellowwoods)
C. kentukea (Dum.-Cours.) ——— Rudd
Gleditsta (The Honey-locusts)
G. triacanthos L. ——— Honey-locust
G. aquatica Marsh ——— Water Locust
Robinia (The Locusts)
R. pseudoacacia L. ——— Common Locust
Albizia (The Silk-trees)
A. julibrissin Durazz. ——— Silktree

RUE FAMILY (Rutaceae)
Zanthoxylum (The Prickly-ashes)
Z. clava-herculis L. ——— Southern Prickly-ash


Ptelea (The Hoptrees)
R trifoliata L. ——— Hoptree

QUASSIA FAMILY (Simaroubaceae)
Atlanthus (The Trees-of-heaven)
A. altissima (Mill.) Swingle ——— Ai1anthus

MAHOGANY FAMILY (Meliaceae)
Melia (The Chinaberries)
M. azedarach L. ——— Chinaberry

SPURGE FAMILY (Euphorbiaceae)
Saptum (The Tallowtrees)
S. sebiferum (L.) Rox. ——— Chinese Tallow-tree

CASHEW FAMILY (Anacardiaoeae)
Rhus (The Sumacs) .
R. typhina L ——— Staghorn Sumac
R. glabra L. ——— Smooth Sumac
R. copallina L. ——— Dwarf Sumac


Toxicodendron vernix (L.) Kuntze ——— Poison-sumac,
Poison-Ives, and Poison-oaks


Cotinus (The Smoketrees)
C. obovatus Raf. ——— American Smoketree

CYRILLA FAMILY (Cyrillaceae)
Cliftonia (The Buckwheat-tree)
C. monophylla (Lamb.) Britton ——— Buckwheat-tree


Cyrilla (The Cyrilla)
C. racemiflora L. ——— Swamp Cyrilla

HOLLY FAMILY (Aquifoliaceae)
Ilex (The Hollies)
I. opaca Ait. ——— American Holly
I. cassine L. ——— Dahoon Holly
I. myrtifolia Walt. ——— Myrtle-leaved Holly
I. vomitoria Ait. ——— Yaupon Holly
I. decidua Walt. ——— Deciduous Holly
I. montana Torr. & Gray ——— Large-leaved Holly

MAPLE FAMILY (Aceraceae)
Acer (The Maples)
A. spicatum Lamb. ——— Mountain Maple
A. pensylvanicum L. ——— Striped Maple
A. saccharum Marsh. ——— Sugar Maple
A. barbatum Michx. ——— F1orida Maple
A. leucoderme Small ——— Chalk Maple
A. nigrum Michx. ——— B1ack Maple
A. saccharinum L. ——— Silver Maple
A. rubrum L. ——— Red Maple
A. rubrum var. tridens Wood ——— Carolina Red Maple
A. rubrum var. drummondii (H. & A.) Sarg. ——— Drummond Red Maple
A. negundo L. ——— Ash-leaved Maple
A. platanoides L. ——— Norway Maple
A. pseudoplatanus L. ——— Sycamore Maple

HORSE-CHESTNUT FAMILY (Hippocastanaceae)
Aesculus (The Buckeyes)
A. glabra Willd.———Ohio Buckeye
A. octandra Marsh. ——— Yellow Buckeye
A. pavia L. ——— Red Buckeye
A. sylvatica Bartram ——— Painted Buckeye
A hippocastanum L. ——— Common Horse-chestnut

BUCKTHORN FAMILY (Rhamnaceae)
Rhamnus (The Buckthorns)
R. caroliniana Walt. ——— Carolina Buckthorn

LINDEN FAMILY (Tiliaceae)
Tilia (The Lindens)
T. americana L. ——— American Basswood
T. heterophylla Vent. ——— White Basswood
T. caroliniana Mill. ——— Carolina Basswood

TEA FAMILY (Teaceae)
Gardenia (The Gordonias)
G. lasianthus (L.) Ellis ——— Loblolly Bay

CINSENG FAMILY (Araliaceae)
Aralia (The Aralias)
A. spinosa L. ——— Devil's Walkingstick

DOGWOOD FAMILY (Cornaceae)
Nyssa (The Tupelo Gums)
N. aquatica L. ——— Water Tupelo
N. ogeche Bartram ——— Ogeechee Tupelo
N. sylvatica Marsh. ——— Black Gum
N. sylvatica var. biflora (Walt.) Sarg. ——— Swamp Black Gum


Cornus (The Dogwoods)
C. florida L. ——— Flowering Dogwood
C. alternifolia L. ——— Alternate-leaved Dogwood
C. stricta Lamb. ——— Stiff Dogwood

HEATH FAMILY (Ericaceae)
Rhododendron (The Rhododendrons)
R. maximum L. ——— Rosebay Rhododendron


Kalmia (The Kalmias)
K. latifolia L. ——— Mountain Laurel


Oxydendrum (The Sourwood)
O. arboreum (L.) DC. ——— Sourwood


Vaccinium (The Blueberries)
V. arboreum Marsh. ——— Tree Sparkleberry

SAPOTE FAMILY (Sapotaceae)
Bumelia (The Bumelias)
B. lycioides (L.) Pers. ——— Buckthorn Bumelia
B. lanuginosa (Michs.) Pers. ——— Gum Bumelia
B. tenax (L.) Wi1ld. ——— Tough Bumelia

EBONY FAMILY (Ebenaceae)
Diospyros (The Persimmons)
D. virginiana L. ——— Common Persimmon

STORAX FAMILY (Styracaceae)
Halesia (The Silverbells)
H. carolina L. ——— Carolina Silverbell
H. parviflora Michx. ——— Little Silverbell

SWEETLEAF FAMILY (Symplocaceae)
Symplocos (The Sweetleafs)
S. tinctoria (L.) L'Hér. ——— Common Sweetleaf

OLIVE FAMILY (Oleaceae)
Fraxinus (The Ashes)
F. quadrangulata Michx. ——— Blue Ash
F. americana L. ——— White Ash
F. profunda Bush ——— Pumpkin Ash
F. pennsylvanica Marsh. ——— Green Ash
F. caroliniana Mill. ——— Carolina Ash
F. nigra Marsh. ——— Black Ash


Chionanthus (The Flowering-ashes)
C. virginicus L. ——— Fringe-tree


Osmanthus (The Wild-olives)
O. americanus (L.) B. & H. ——— Devilwood

BIGNONIA FAMILY (Bignoniaceae)
Catalpa (The Catalpas)
C. speciosa Warder ——— Northern Catalpa
C. bignonioides Walt.-—Southern Catalpa

FIGWORT FAMILY (Scrophulariaceae)
Paulownia (The Paulownias)
P. tomentosa (Thunb.) Sieb & Zucc. ——— Royal Paulownia

MADDER FAMILY (Rubiaceae)
Pinckneya (The Fever-tree)
P. pubens Michx. ——— Pinckneya

HONEYSUCKLE FAMILY (Caprifoliaceae)
Viburnum (The Vibumums)
V lentago L, ——— Sweet Viburnum
V. prunifolium L. ——— Black Haw
V rufidulum Raf. ——— Rusty Black Haw
V obovatum Walt. ——— Small-leaved Viburnum

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