Illustration of American hazelnut leaves, flowers, fruits.

    American Hazelnut

    Corylus americana
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    Edible

    Illustration of black willow leaves and catkins.

    Black Willow

    Salix nigra
    Illustration of buttonbush leaves, flowers, fruits.

    Buttonbush

    Cephalanthus occidentalis
    Illustration of cottonwood leaves and fruits.

    Cottonwood

    Populus deltoides
    Shagbark Hickory

    Hickories

    Carya spp.
    Illustration of ninebark leaves, flowers, fruits.

    Ninebark

    Physocarpus opulifolius
    A closeup of an acorn

    Oaks

    Quercus spp.
    Illustration of overcup oak leaf.

    Overcup Oak

    Quercus lyrata
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    Edible

    Illustration of pin oak leaf.

    Pin Oak

    Quercus palustris
    Illustratin of river birch leaves, flowers, fruits.

    River Birch

    Betula nigra
    Illustration of sandbar willow small branch with leaves.

    Sandbar Willow

    Salix interior (formerly S. exigua)
    Illustration of swamp chestnut oak leaf.

    Swamp Chestnut Oak (Basket Oak)

    Quercus michauxii
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    Edible

    Illustration of swamp white oak leaf.

    Swamp White Oak

    Quercus bicolor
    Illustration of sycamore leaves and fruit

    Sycamore

    Platanus occidentalis
    Illustration of white oak leaf.

    White Oak

    Quercus alba
    willow

    Willows

    Salix spp. (about 12 species in Missouri)