This is the complete index of the species covered.  Common and scientific names for each species are included, as well as a few alternate common names.   Primary common names are in bold print.  Species that do not yet have photos posted have an asterisk * following the name.  Non-woody plants are followed by .

 

 


Notice: This webpage has not received any substantial update since 2008. While all reference guides should be used in conjunction with other guides, this rule is particularly relevant for this page.

 

 


A

Abies balsamea
    Abies balsamea var. phanerolepis
Acer ginnala
    Acer negundo
    Acer nigrum
    Acer pensylvanicum
    Acer platanoides
    Acer pseudo-plantanus
    Acer rubrum
    Acer saccharinum
   
Acer saccharum
    Acer spicatum
Aesculus glabra
    Aesculus hippocastanum
Ailanthus
   
Ailanthus altissima
Alder, Black
    Alder, Green
    Alder, Speckled
Alnus crispa
    Alnus glutinosa
    Alnus rugosa
Amelanchier spp.
Amorpha fruticosa
Andromeda glaucophylla
Apple, Common
    Apple, Crab *
Arborvitae
Arrow-wood, Downy
    Arrow-wood, Northern
Ash, Black
    Ash, Blue
    Ash, Green
    Ash, American Mountain-
    Ash, European Mountain-
    Ash, Showy Mountain-
    Ash, Prickly-
    Ash, Pumpkin
    Ash, Red
   
Ash, White
Asimina triloba
Aspen, Large-toothed
    Aspen, Trembling
Azalea, Rhodora
Autumn-olive

B

Bamboo, Korean
Barberry
Basswood   
Bayberry, Northern
Beech, American     
Beech, Blue
Berberis spp.
Betula alleghaniensis
    Betula lenta
    Betula papyrifera
    Betula pumila
Birch, Black
    Birch, Bog
    Birch, Paper
    Birch, White  
   
Birch, Yellow  
Bittersweet, American/Oriental
Blackberry
*
Black-gum
Bladdernut
Blueberry
Bower, Virgin's
Box-elder  
Brier, Green 
Buckeye, Ohio
Buckthorn, Alder-leaf
    Buckthorn, Common
    Buckthorn, Glossy
Buffaloberry
Bunchberry *
Burningbush *
Bush-honeysuckle  
Butternut  
Buttonbush

C

Campsis radicans
Castanea dentata
Carpinus caroliana
Carya cordiformis
    Carya glabra
    Carya laciniosa
    Carya ovata
Catalpa, Northern
    Catalpa speciosa
Ceanothus americanus
Cedar, White
    Cedar, Red
    Cedar, Yellow
Celastrus scandens and C. orbiculatus
Celtis occidentalis
    Celtis tenuifolia
Cephalanthus occidentalis
Cercis canadensis
Chamaedaphne calyculata
Cherry, Black
   
Cherry, Choke
    Cherry, Pin
    Cherry, Sand
Chestnut
Chokeberry
Cinquefoil, Shrubby *
Clematis
Clematis verticillaris
Coffee-tree, Kentucky
Comptonia peregrina
Corktree
Cornus alternifolia
    Cornus amomum
    Cornus canadensis *
    Cornus florida
    Cornus racemosa
    Cornus rugosa
   
Cornus stolonifera
Corylus americana
    Corylus avellana
    Corylus cornuta
Cotinus coggygria
Cottonwood, Eastern
Crabapple *
Cranberry *
    Cranberry, Highbush
Crataegus monogyna
    Crataegus spp.
Creeper, Virginia
    Creeper, Trumpet
Cucumber, Wild 
Currant, Black
    Currant, Skunk
Cynanchum spp. 

D

Diervilla lonicera
Diospyros virginiana
Dirca palustris
Dog-strangling Vine 
Dogwood, Alternate-leaved
    Dogwood, Flowering
    Dogwood, Grey
    Dogwood, Red-osier
    Dogwood, Roundleaf
   
Dogwood, Silky

E

Echinocystis lobata 
Elaeagnus angustifolia
    Elaeagnus commutata *
    Elaeagnus umbellata
Elderberry, Common
    Elderberry, Red
Elm, Red (also called Slippery Elm)
    Elm, Rock (also called Cork Elm)
    Elm, Siberian
    Elm, White (also called American Elm)
Euonymous alatus
    Euonymous americanus
    Euonymous atropurpureus

    Euonymous, Burning-bush *
    Euonymous obovatus
    Euonymous, Winged

F

Fagus grandifolia
Fern, Sweet
Filbert, European
Fir, Balsam
    Fir, Bracted Balsam
Forsythia
    Forsythia spp.
Fraxinus americana
    Fraxinus nigra
    Fraxinus pennsylvanica
    Fraxinus pennsylvanica var. subintegerrima
    Fraxinus quadrangulata
    Fraxinus tomentosa

G

Gale, Sweet
Gaultheria procumbens
Gingko
    Gingko biloba
Gleditsia triacanthos
Gooseberry
Grape, Wild
Green-brier
Gum, Black-
    Gum, Sour-
    Gum, Sweet-
Gymnocladus dioicus

H

Hackberry, Northern
    Hackberry, Dwarf
Hamamelis virgiana
Hawthorn, English
    Hawthorn Spp.
Hazelnut, American
    Hazelnut, Beaked
    Hazelnut, European
Hazel, Witch
Hemlock, Eastern
Hibuscus syriacus
Hickory, Bitternut
    Hickory, Pignut
   
Hickory, Red
    Hickory, Shagbark
    Hickory, Shellbark
Hobblebush
Holly, Mountain-
   
Holly, Winterberry
Honeysuckle
    Honeysuckle, Bush-
    Honeysuckle, Vine
Hop-hornbeam
Hop, Common *
Hop Tree
Horsechestnut
Humulus lupulus *

I

Ilex verticillata
Indigo-bush
Ironwood
Ivy, Poison

J

Juglans cinerea
   
Juglans nigra
Juniper, Common
Juniper, Creeping
Juniperus communis
    Juniperus horizontalis
    Juniperus virginiana

K

Kalmia angustifolia
    Kalmia polifolia
Knotweed, Japanese

L

Labrador-tea
Larix laricina
Laurel, Sheep
    Laurel, Swamp
Leatherleaf
Leatherwood
Ledum groenlandicum
Ligustrum vulgare 
Lilac, Common 
Linden
Lindera benzoin
Liquidambar styraciflua
Liriodendron tulipifera
Locust, Black
    Locust, Honey
Lonicera spp.

M

Maclura pomifera
Malus sylvestris

Maple, Amur
   
Maple, Black
    Maple, Freeman's
   
Maple, Manitoba
   
Maple, Mountain
   
Maple, Norway
    Maple, Red
    Maple, Silver
   
Maple, Striped
    Maple, Sugar
    Maple, Sycamore
Menispurmum canadense
Moonseed
Morus alba
    Morus rubra
Mountain-ash, American
    Mountain-ash, European
    Mountain-ash, Showy
Mountain-holly

Meadowsweet
Mulberry, Red
   
Mulberry, White
Musclewood
Myrica gale
    Myrica pennsylvanica

N

Nannyberry
New Jersey Tea

Nemopanthus mucronatus
Nightshade, Bittersweet 
Nine-bark
Nyssa sylvatica

O

Oak, Black
   
Oak, Bur
    Oak, Chinquapin
    Oak, Dwarf Chinquapin
    Oak, English
    Oak, Northern Pin
   
Oak, Red
    Oak, White
Olive, Autumn
    Olive, Russian
Osage-Orange
Ostrya virgiana

P

Parthenocissus inserta
    Parthenocissus quinquifolia
Pawpaw
Pear
Persimmon
Phellodendron amurense
Photinia spp. (P. arbutifolia, P. floribunda, P. melanocarpa)
Physocarpus opulifolius
Picea abies
   
Picea glauca
    Picea mariana
   
Picea pungens
    Picea rubens
Pine, Austrian
    Pine, Jack
    Pine, Red
    Pine, Scots
    Pine, White
Pinus banksiana
    Pinus nigra
   
Pinus resinosa
   
Pinus strobus
    Pinus sylvestris
Platanus occidentalis 
Plum, American *
    Plum, Canada
Poison-ivy
Polygonum cuspidatum 
Poplar, Balsam
    Poplar, White
Populus alba
    Populus balsimafera
    Populus deltoides
    Populus grandidentata
    Populus tremuloides
Potentilla fruticosa *
Privet
Prunus americana*
    Prunus nigra
    Prunus pensylvanica
    Prunus pumila
    Prunus serotina
    Prunus virginiana
Ptelea trifoliata
Pyrus communis
    Pyrus malus

Q

Quercus alba

    Quercus ellipsoidalis
   
Quercus macrocarpa
    Quercus muehlenbergii
    Quercus prinoides
    Quercus robur
   
Quercus rubra
    Quercus velutina

R

Raisin, Northern Wild-
Raspberry

Rhamnus alnifolia
    Rhamnus cathartica
    Rhamnus frangula
Redbud  
Red-cedar, Eastern
Rhododendron canadense
Rhus aromatica
    Rhus copallina

    Rhus glabra
   
Rhus typhina
    Rhus vernix
Ribes americanum
    Ribes glandulosum
    Ribes spp.
Robinia pseudo-acacia
Rose
Rosa spp.
Rosemary, Bog
Rose-of-Sharon
Rubus spp.
Russian-olive

S

Salix spp.
Sambucus canadensis
    Sambucus pubens
Sassafrass
    Sassafrass albidum
Serviceberry
Shepherdia argentea
    Shepherdia canadensis
Silverberry *
Smilax hispida
    Smilax rotundifolia
Smoke-tree
Snowberry
Solanum dulcamara
Sorbus, americana
    Sorbus, decora
    Sorbus, aucuparia
Sour-gum
Spicebush
Spindle-tree
Spiraea spp.
Spiraea
   
Spruce, Black
   
Spruce, Blue
   
Spruce, Norway
    Spruce, Red
    Spruce, White
Squashberry *
Staphylea trifolia
St. John's Wort *
Strawberry-bush
Sumac, Fragrant
    Sumac, Poison
    Sumac, Smooth
    Sumac, Staghorn
    Sumac, Winged
Swallowwort 

Sweet-fern
Sweet-gale
Sweet-gum
Sycamore
Symphoricarpos spp.
Syringa vulgaris

T

Tamarack
Taxus canadensis
Tea, Labrador
    Tea, New Jersey
Thuja occidentalis
Tilia americana
Toothache-tree
Toxicodendron radicans
Tree, Cork
Tree-of-Heaven
Tree, Smoke-
    Tree, Spindle-
    Tree, Tulip-
Trumpet-creeper
Tsuga canadensis
Tulip-tree
Tupelo, Black

U

Ulmus americana
    Ulmus pumila
    Ulmus rubra
   
Ulmus thomasii

V

Vaccinium spp.
Viburnum, Cranberry
    Viburnum, Maple-leaved *
    Viburnum acerifolium *
    Viburnum alnifolium
   
Viburnum cassinoides
    Viburnum edule *
    Viburnum lantana
    Viburnum lentago

    Viburnum rafinesquianum
    Viburnum recognitum
   
Viburnum trilobum
Vincetoxicum spp. 
Vine, Dog-strangling 
Vitis spp.

W

Wahoo, Eastern
Walnut, Black
    Walnut, White
Wayfaring-tree
White-cedar, Eastern
Wild-raisin, Northern
Willows
Winterberry
Wintergreen

Witch-hazel
Witherod

Y

Yellow-cedar
Yew, Canada

Z

Zanthoxylum americanum