3044 thumb Native Trees of Maryland

Initially created to help students catalog the trees located in or near Piscataway National Forest, Fort Washington, Oxon Hill Park, and Mallows Bay.

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Guide developed from list of trees found at:
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Small
Smooth Alder 1
Alnus serrulata
Small
white ash 2
Fraxinus americana
Small
river birch 3
Betula nigra
Small
American beech 4
Fagus grandifolia
Small
green ash 5
Fraxinus pennsylvanica
Small
Pumpkin Ash 6
Fraxinus profunda
Small
Black Gum 7
Eucalyptus ovata
Small
Atlantic White Cedar 8
Chamaecyparis thyoides
Small
butternut 9
Juglans cinerea
Small
Eastern Red Cedar 10
Juniperus virginiana
Small
Black Cherry 11
Prunus serotina
Small
American Chestnut 12
Castanea dentata
Small
Alleghany Chinkapin 13
Castanea pumila
Small
American elm 14
Ulmus americana
Small
white fringetree 15
Chionanthus virginicus
Small
Slippery Elm 16
Ulmus rubra
Small
flowering dogwood 17
Cornus florida
Small
Bald Cypress 18
Taxodium distichum
Small
northern hackberry 19
Celtis occidentalis
Small
cock-spur hawthorn 20
Crataegus crus-galli
2861403736 aef342656f m
Eastern Hemlock 21
Tsuga canadensis
Small
Bitternut Hickory 22
Carya cordiformis
Small
sand hickory 23
Carya pallida
Small
pignut hickory 24
Carya glabra
Small
shagbark hickory 25
Carya ovata
Small
Mockernut Hickory 26
Carya tomentosa
3611837426 284807dc98 m
American holly 27
Ilex opaca
Small
American hornbeam 28
Carpinus caroliniana
Small
honey locust 29
Gleditsia triacanthos
Small
Sweetbay magnolia 30
Magnolia virginiana
Small
black sugar maple 9
Acer nigrum
Small
red maple 31
Acer rubrum
Small
silver maple 32
Acer saccharinum
Small
Black Oak 33
Quercus velutina
Small
blackjack oak 30
Quercus marilandica
Small
sugar maple 3
Acer saccharum
Small
Red Mulberry 9
Morus rubra
Small
northern red oak 34
Quercus rubra
Small
overcup oak 35
Quercus lyrata
Small
chestnut oak 30
Quercus montana
Small
pin oak 36
Quercus palustris
Small
Scarlet Oak 37
Quercus coccinea
Small
post oak 30
Quercus stellata
Small
Southern Red Oak 3
Quercus falcata
Small
swamp chestnut oak 38
Quercus michauxii
Small
white oak 19
Quercus alba
Small
Pawpaws 39
Asimina
Small
willow oak 3
Quercus phellos
Small
American persimmon 40
Diospyros virginiana
Small
Eastern White Pine 8
Pinus strobus
Small
Virginia Pine 41
Pinus virginiana
Small
Loblolly Pine 42
Pinus taeda
Small
Eastern Redbud 43
Cercis canadensis
3611023635 0fdfa6fd20 m
Sassafras 27
Sassafras albidum
Small
Common serviceberry 30
Amelanchier arborea
Small
Canadian serviceberry 30
Amelanchier canadensis
Small
Smooth Sumac 24
Rhus glabra
Small
sourwood 44
Oxydendrum arboreum
Small
staghorn sumac 45
Rhus typhina
Small
winged sumac 46
Rhus copallina
Small
sweetgums 32
Liquidambar
Small
witchhazel 47
Hamamelis virginiana
Small
Black Walnut 37
Juglans nigra
Small
tulip tree 48
Liriodendron tulipifera
Small
American sycamore 49
Platanus occidentalis
Small
black willow 9
Salix nigra

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