Native Trees of VA

Initially created for use by students to ID trees in and around their communities and local parks.

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Resources:

VA Dept. of Forestry: Common Native Trees of VA
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Eastern Redbud 1
Cercis canadensis
honey locust 2
Gleditsia triacanthos
Longleaf Pine 3
Pinus palustris
Loblolly Pine 4
Pinus taeda
Eastern White Pine 5
Pinus strobus
shortleaf pine 6
Pinus echinata
Virginia Pine 7
Pinus virginiana
Table mountain pine 8
Pinus pungens
Pond Pine 9
Pinus serotina
Red Spruce 10
Picea rubens
Pitch Pine 11
Pinus rigida
Bald Cypress 12
Taxodium distichum
Eastern Hemlock
Tsuga canadensis
Atlantic White Cedar 5
Chamaecyparis thyoides
Eastern Red Cedar 13
Juniperus virginiana
black willow 14
Salix nigra
Eastern Cottonwood
Populus deltoides deltoides
Black Walnut 15
Juglans nigra
Bigtooth Aspen 16
Populus grandidentata
butternut 14
Juglans cinerea
Bitternut Hickory 17
Carya cordiformis
shagbark hickory 18
Carya ovata
Mockernut Hickory 19
Carya tomentosa
sweet birch 14
Betula lenta
river birch 20
Betula nigra
Yellow Birch 16
Betula alleghaniensis
Pignut Hickory
Carya glabra glabra
American Hornbeam
Carpinus caroliniana virginiana
Eastern Hop-hornbeam
Ostrya virginiana virginiana
American Chestnut 21
Castanea dentata
Alleghany Chinkapin 22
Castanea pumila
American beech 23
Fagus grandifolia
chestnut oak 11
Quercus montana
post oak 11
Quercus stellata
white oak 24
Quercus alba
swamp chestnut oak 3
Quercus michauxii
Southern Live Oak 25
Quercus virginiana
northern red oak 26
Quercus rubra
Laurel Oak 27
Quercus laurifolia
Southern Red Oak 20
Quercus falcata
Black Oak 28
Quercus velutina
Scarlet Oak 15
Quercus coccinea
blackjack oak 11
Quercus marilandica
pin oak 29
Quercus palustris
Water Oak 30
Quercus nigra
willow oak 20
Quercus phellos
American elm 31
Ulmus americana
Slippery Elm 32
Ulmus rubra
Red Mulberry 14
Morus rubra
Hackberry 33
Celtis
winged elm 34
Ulmus alata
Sweetbay magnolia 11
Magnolia virginiana
tulip tree 35
Liriodendron tulipifera
Fraser Magnolia 36
Magnolia fraseri
Sassafras
Sassafras albidum
American sycamore 37
Platanus occidentalis
Pawpaws 38
Asimina
American sweetgum 39
Liquidambar styraciflua
Downy Serviceberry
Amelanchier arborea arborea
Black Cherry 40
Prunus serotina
honey locust 2
Gleditsia triacanthos
Eastern Redbud 1
Cercis canadensis
Black Locust 41
Robinia pseudoacacia
box elder 42
Acer negundo
American holly
Ilex opaca
sugar maple 20
Acer saccharum
Striped Maple 43
Acer pensylvanicum
silver maple 39
Acer saccharinum
red maple 44
Acer rubrum
Basswood 45
Tilia americana
flowering dogwood 46
Cornus florida
yellow buckeye 47
Aesculus flava
Black Gum 48
Eucalyptus ovata
sourwood 49
Oxydendrum arboreum
Water Tupelo 50
Nyssa aquatica
American persimmon 51
Diospyros virginiana
white ash 52
Fraxinus americana
green ash 53
Fraxinus pennsylvanica

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