Illustration of American holly leaves, flowers, fruit.

    American Holly

    Ilex opaca
    Illustration of black gum flowers and fruits.

    Black Gum

    Nyssa sylvatica
    fork and knife icon

    Edible

    Illustration of persimmon leaves, branch, fruit.

    Persimmon

    Diospyros virginiana
    fork and knife icon

    Edible

    Illustration of tulip tree leaves, flowers, fruit

    Tulip Tree

    Liriodendron tulipifera
    willow

    Willows

    Salix spp. (about 12 species in Missouri)