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CHECKLIST OF TREES FOR

SAPELO ISLAND GEORGIA


Compiled by Riverdave Owen              

December  2011


BAYBERRY FAMILY - MYRICACEAE

__Wax Myrtle - Morella cerifera


BEECH FAMILY - FAGACEAE

__Dwarf Live Oak - Quercus minima

__Sand Live Oak - Quercus geminata

__Live Oak - Quercus virginiana

__Laurel Oak - Quercus laurifolia

__Water oak - Quercus nigra

__Willow Oak - Quercus phellos


CANNABIS FAMILY - CANNABACEAE

__Sugarberry - Celtis laevigata


CYPRESS FAMILY - CUPRESSACEAE 

__Bald cypress - Taxodium distichum

__Pond Cypress - Taxodium acendens

__Eastern Red Cedar - Juniperus virginiana 


ELM FAMILY - ULMACEAE

__American Elm - Ulmus americanus


HOLLY FAMILY - AQUIFOLIACEAE

__American Holly - Ilex opaca

__Yaupon - Ilex vomitoria


LAUREL FAMILY - LAURACEAE

__Camphor - Cinnamomum camphora (East Asia)

__Redbay - Persea borbonia

__Sassafras - Sassafras albidum


LEGUME FAMILY - FABACEAE

__Sweet Acacia - Vachellia farnesiana (Central America) 


MAGNOLIA FAMILY - MAGNOLIACEAE

__Southern Magnolia - Magnolia grandiflora

__Sweetbay - Magnolia virginiana 


MAPLE FAMILY - ACERACAE

__Red Maple - Acer rubrum


MAHOGONY FAMILY - MELIACEAE

__Chinaberry - Melia azedarach (South Asia)


PALM FAMILY - ARECACEAE

__Sabal Palm - Sabal palmetto

__Saw Palmetto - Sarenoa repens


PINE FAMILY - PINACEAE

__Loblolly Pine - Pinus taeda

__Longleaf Pine - Pinus palustris

__Pond Pine - Pinus serotina

__Slash Pine - Pinus elliotii


RHODODENDRON FAMILY - ERICACEAE

__Sparkleberry - Vaccinium arboreum 


ROSE FAMILY - ROSACEAE

__Black Cherry - Prunus serotina

__Carolina Laurelcherry - Prunus caroliniana

 

SPURGE FAMILY - EUPHORBIACEAE

__Chinese Tallow - Triadica sebifera (East Asia)


SWEETGUM FAMILY - ALTINGIACEAE

__Sweetgum - Liquidambar styraciflua 

 

WALNUT FAMILY - JUGLANDACEAE

__Pignut Hickory - Carya glabra