Illustration of American elm leaves.

    American Elm

    Ulmus americana
    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 haw leaves, flowers, fruit.

    Black Haw

    Viburnum prunifolium
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    Edible

    Illustration of black locust leaves and flowers.

    Black Locust

    Robinia pseudoacacia
    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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    Edible

    Illustration of bur oak leaf.

    Bur Oak (Burr Oak)

    Quercus macrocarpa
    Illustration of bush honeysuckle leaves, flowers, fruit.

    Bush Honeysuckles

    Lonicera maackii (Amur) and Lonicera x bella (Bella)
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    Invasive

    Callery Pear

    Callery Pear (Bradford Pear)

    Pyrus calleryana
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    Invasive

    Illustration of common buckthorn leaves and fruits.

    Common Buckthorn

    Rhamnus cathartica
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    Poisonous

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    Invasive

    Illustration of hackberry leaves, stem, fruit.

    Common Hackberry

    Celtis occidentalis
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    Edible

    rough-leaved dogwood

    Dogwoods

    Cornus spp.
    Illustration of dwarf chestnut oak leaf.

    Dwarf Chestnut Oak

    Quercus prinoides
    Photo of hawthorn trees blooming on lawn of Missouri state capitol

    Hawthorns

    Various species in the genus Crataegus
    Illustration of honey locust leaves, thorns, fruit.

    Honey Locust

    Gleditsia triacanthos
    Illustration of Kentucky coffee tree leaves, flowers, fruit.

    Kentucky Coffee Tree

    Gymnocladus dioicus
    A closeup of an acorn

    Oaks

    Quercus spp.
    Illustration of Osage orange flowers and fruit.

    Osage Orange

    Maclura pomifera
    Illustration of persimmon leaves, branch, fruit.

    Persimmon

    Diospyros virginiana
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    Illustration of pin oak leaf.

    Pin Oak

    Quercus palustris
    Illustration of prairie crab apple leaves, flowers, fruits.

    Prairie Crab Apple

    Malus ioensis
    Illustration of rough-leaved dogwood leaves, flowers, fruits.

    Rough-Leaved Dogwood

    Cornus drummondii
    Illustration of sassafras leaves, flowers, fruit.

    Sassafras

    Sassafras albidum
    Illustration of shagbark hickory leaf and fruits.

    Shagbark Hickory

    Carya ovata
    Illustration of shingle oak leaf.

    Shingle Oak

    Quercus imbricaria
    Illustration of smooth sumac leaves, flowers, fruits.

    Smooth Sumac

    Rhus glabra
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    Edible

    Photo of smooth sumac.

    Sumacs

    Rhus spp.
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    Edible

    Illustration of white oak leaf.

    White Oak

    Quercus alba
    Illustration of wild plum leaves, flowers, fruits.

    Wild Plum

    Prunus americana
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    Edible

    willow

    Willows

    Salix spp. (about 12 species in Missouri)
    Illustration of winged sumac leaves, flowers, fruits.

    Winged Sumac

    Rhus copallinum