Illustration of American bittersweet leaves, flowers, fruits

    American Bittersweet

    Celastrus scandens
    Illustration of black oak leaf.

    Black Oak

    Quercus velutina
    Illustration of bristly greenbrier leaves, flowers, fruit

    Bristly Greenbrier

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

    Illustration of dwarf chestnut oak leaf.

    Dwarf Chestnut Oak

    Quercus prinoides
    Shagbark Hickory

    Hickories

    Carya spp.
    Illustration of lowbush blueberry leaves, flowers, fruits

    Lowbush Blueberry

    Vaccinium pallidum (syn. V. vacillans)
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    Edible

    Illustration of Missouri gooseberry leaves, flowers, fruits

    Missouri Gooseberry

    Ribes missouriense
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    Edible

    Illustration of northern red oak leaf.

    Northern Red Oak

    Quercus rubra
    A closeup of an acorn

    Oaks

    Quercus spp.
    Illustration of pin oak leaf.

    Pin Oak

    Quercus palustris
    Illustration of poison ivy leaves, flowers, fruits.

    Poison Ivy

    Toxicodendron radicans
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    Poisonous

    Illustration of Shumard oak leaf.

    Shumard Oak

    Quercus shumardii
    Photo of smooth sumac.

    Sumacs

    Rhus spp.
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    Edible

    Illustration of sycamore leaves and fruit

    Sycamore

    Platanus occidentalis
    willow

    Willows

    Salix spp. (about 12 species in Missouri)