Illustration of alternate-leaved dogwood leaves, flowers, fruits.

    Alternate-Leaved Dogwood

    Cornus alternifolia
    Illustration of American holly leaves, flowers, fruit.

    American Holly

    Ilex opaca
    Illustration of autumn olive leaves, flowers, fruit.

    Autumn Olive

    Elaeagnus umbellata
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    Edible

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    Invasive

    Illustration of black gum flowers and fruits.

    Black Gum

    Nyssa sylvatica
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    Edible

    Illustration of black locust leaves and flowers.

    Black Locust

    Robinia pseudoacacia
    Illustration of blackjack oak leaf.

    Blackjack Oak

    Quercus marilandica
    Illustration of bristly greenbrier leaves, flowers, fruit

    Bristly Greenbrier

    Smilax hispida (syn. S. tamnoides var. hispida)
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    Edible

    Illustration of catbrier leaves, flowers, fruits

    Catbrier

    Smilax bona-nox
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    Edible

    Illustration of corkwood leaves and fruits.

    Corkwood

    Leitneria floridana
    Illustration of cucumber magnolia leaves, flower, fruits.

    Cucumber Magnolia

    Magnolia acuminata
    rough-leaved dogwood

    Dogwoods

    Cornus spp.
    Illustration of dwarf chestnut oak leaf.

    Dwarf Chestnut Oak

    Quercus prinoides
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    Eastern Hemlock

    Tsuga canadensis
    Illustration of eastern redbud leaves, flowers, fruits.

    Eastern Redbud

    Cercis canadensis
    Illustration of greenbrier leaves, flowers, fruits

    Greenbrier

    Smilax glauca
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    Edible

    Illustration of Kentucky coffee tree leaves, flowers, fruit.

    Kentucky Coffee Tree

    Gymnocladus dioicus
    Illustration of ladies' eardrops leaves, flowers, fruit

    Ladies' Eardrops

    Brunnichia ovata (formerly B. cirrhosa)
    Illustration of mimosa leaves, flowers, fruit.

    Mimosa (Silk Tree)

    Albizia julibrissin
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    Invasive

    A closeup of an acorn

    Oaks

    Quercus spp.
    Illustration of Osage orange flowers and fruit.

    Osage Orange

    Maclura pomifera
    Illustration of Ozark witch-hazel leaves, flowers, fruits.

    Ozark Witch-Hazel

    Hamamelis vernalis
    Illustration of pawpaw leaves, flowers, fruits.

    Pawpaw

    Asimina triloba
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    Edible

    Illustration of poison ivy leaves, flowers, fruits.

    Poison Ivy

    Toxicodendron radicans
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    Poisonous

    Illustration of pondberry leaves, flowers, fruits.

    Pondberry

    Lindera melissifolia
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    Endangered

    Illustration of round-leaved catbrier leaves, flowers, fruits

    Round-Leaved Catbrier

    Smilax rotundifolia
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    Edible

    Illustration of sassafras leaves, flowers, fruit.

    Sassafras

    Sassafras albidum
    Illustration of shingle oak leaf.

    Shingle Oak

    Quercus imbricaria
    Illustration of spicebush leaves, flowers, fruit.

    Spicebush

    Lindera benzoin
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    Edible

    Photo of smooth sumac.

    Sumacs

    Rhus spp.
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    Edible

    Illustration of swamp white oak leaf.

    Swamp White Oak

    Quercus bicolor
    Illustration of water oak leaf.

    Water Oak

    Quercus nigra
    Illustration of white mulberry leaves and fruit

    White Mulberry

    Morus alba
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    Edible

    Illustration of willow oak leaf.

    Willow Oak

    Quercus phellos
    willow

    Willows

    Salix spp. (about 12 species in Missouri)
    Illustration of yellowwood leaves, flowers, fruit

    Yellowwood

    Cladrastis kentukea