Deciduous Trees

Deciduous Trees 2016-11-29T04:48:08+00:00

White Birch

White Birch - Fagales Betulaceae Betula pubescens         Identification & Description: The White Birch is a small to medium sized deciduous tree which grows to 70 or 80 feet in height. [...]

Vine Maple

Vine Maple - Sapindales Aceraceae Acer circinatum Identification & Description: Vine Maple is a shrub or multi stemmed shrubby tree which grows to a little over 20 feet in height. The branches often spread [...]

Scouler’s Willow

Scouler's Willow - Salicales Saliaceae Salix scoulerana       Identification & Description: Scoulers Willow is a shrub or small tree growing to 35 feet in height. Although a wetland plant growing along stream [...]

Red Alder

Red Alder - Fagales Betulaceae Alnus rubra Identification & Description: Red Alder is a fast growing tree reaching up to 80 feet in height. The bark is smooth, thin and gray often covered with [...]

Pacific Dogwood

Pacific Dogwood - Cornales Cornaceae Cornus nuttallii Identification & Description: A decidious tree growing to 10m by 7m . It is hardy to zone 7. It is in flower in May, and the seeds [...]

Garry Oak

Garry Oak - Fagales Fagaceae Quercus garryana         Identification & Description: A decidious tree growing to 18m by 10m at a slow rate. It is hardy to zone 6 and is [...]

Cascara Buckthorn

Cascara Buckthorn - Rhamnales Rhamnaceae Rhamnus purshiana Identification & Description: The cascara tree is usually from 15 to 20 feet in height. The rather thin leaves are from 2 to 6 inches long and [...]

Broadleaf Maple

Broadleaf Maple - Sapindales Aceraceae Acer macrophyllum Identification & Description: Native bushy-headed tree, variable in habit. Leaves are five-lobed dark green, turning a striking clear yellow in autumn. Good on chalk given a deep [...]

Black Cottonwood

Black Cottonwood - Salicales Salicaceae Populus trichocarpa Identification & Description: The tallest native cottonwood, with open crown of erect branches and sticky, resinous buds with balsam odor. Leaves 3-6 in (7.5-15 cm) long, 2-4 [...]

Bitter Cherry

Bitter Cherry - Rosales Rosaceae Prunus emarginata Identification & Description: Bitter cherry is a shrub or small tree to 15 meters in height and with trunks to 30 cm in diameter. The bark of [...]