The Sassafras leaves are already showing their fall colors in East Texas.
Two different shaped leaves, smells good in the branch
Seedling growing at edge of woods near road.
leaves in 3 lobed shape, some only had lobes of two. bark smells spicy and aromatic. Fruit is black drupes, leaves were green, on small 10 m or less under story tree. Clay to silty loam soil on sloping hill, drainage moderate with rocks showing on cliffs. Quercus species taller and Cornus species surrounding tree.
Which type of it?