Illustration of American basswood leaves, flowers, fruits.
    Illustration of American beech leaves and nuts.

    American Beech

    Fagus grandifolia
    Illustration of American hazelnut leaves, flowers, fruits.

    American Hazelnut

    Corylus americana
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    Illustration of American hornbeam leaves and fruits.

    American Hornbeam (Musclewood)

    Carpinus caroliniana
    Illustration of bitternut hickory leaves and nuts.

    Bitternut Hickory

    Carya cordiformis
    Illustration of black oak leaf.

    Black Oak

    Quercus velutina
    Illustration of black walnut compound leaf and nuts.

    Black Walnut

    Juglans nigra
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    Illustration of black willow leaves and catkins.

    Black Willow

    Salix nigra
    Illustration of butternut compound leaf and nuts.

    Butternut

    Juglans cinerea
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    Illustration of buttonbush leaves, flowers, fruits.

    Buttonbush

    Cephalanthus occidentalis
    Illustration of chinkapin oak leaf.

    Chinkapin Oak (Chinquapin Oak)

    Quercus muehlenbergii
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    Illustration of cottonwood leaves and fruits.

    Cottonwood

    Populus deltoides
    Shagbark Hickory

    Hickories

    Carya spp.
    Illustration of mockernut hickory leaf, fruit.

    Mockernut Hickory

    Carya tomentosa
    Illustration of ninebark leaves, flowers, fruits.

    Ninebark

    Physocarpus opulifolius
    Illustration of northern red oak leaf.

    Northern Red Oak

    Quercus rubra
    A closeup of an acorn

    Oaks

    Quercus spp.
    Illustration of Ohio buckeye leaves, flowers, fruits.

    Ohio Buckeye

    Aesculus glabra
    Illustration of overcup oak leaf.

    Overcup Oak

    Quercus lyrata
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    Illustration of pecan leaf and fruit.

    Pecan

    Carya illinoinensis
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    Illustration of pin oak leaf.

    Pin Oak

    Quercus palustris
    Illustration of red buckeye leaves, flowers, fruits.

    Red Buckeye

    Aesculus pavia
    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 scarlet oak leaf.

    Scarlet Oak

    Quercus coccinea
    Illustration of shellbark hickory leaf and fruits.

    Shellbark Hickory

    Carya laciniosa
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    Illustration of shingle oak leaf.

    Shingle Oak

    Quercus imbricaria
    Illustration of Shumard oak leaf.

    Shumard Oak

    Quercus shumardii
    Illustration of swamp chestnut oak leaf.

    Swamp Chestnut Oak (Basket Oak)

    Quercus michauxii
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    Illustration of swamp white oak leaf.

    Swamp White Oak

    Quercus bicolor
    Illustration of sweet gum leaves and fruit

    Sweet Gum

    Liquidambar styraciflua
    Illustration of sycamore leaves and fruit

    Sycamore

    Platanus occidentalis
    Illustration of water hickory leaf and fruit.

    Water Hickory

    Carya aquatica
    Illustration of white oak leaf.

    White Oak

    Quercus alba
    Illustration of willow oak leaf.

    Willow Oak

    Quercus phellos
    willow

    Willows

    Salix spp. (about 12 species in Missouri)