Eastern Redcedar

Juniperus virginiana

  • Slow growing
  • An evergreen tree that is
    pyramidal in shape
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Bald Cypress

Taxodium distichum

  • State tree of Louisiana
  • Can grow up to 100 to 150 feet
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Shumard Oak

Quercus shumardii

  • One of the largest oaks in the
    Red Oak group
  • Reaches heights of 82 to 115 ft
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Red Oak

Quercus rubra

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Chestnut Oak

Quercus prinus

  • In the white oak group
  • Sometimes called “rock oak” because it can live in rocky habitats

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Willow Oak

Quercus phellos

  • Is a deciduous tree in the red oak group of oak trees
  • Medium-sized tree that can grow up to 20-30m tall

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Pin Oak

Quercus palustris

  • Sometimes called Swamp Oak or Spanish Oak
  • A medium-sized deciduous tree growing to
    60-70 ft tall

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White Oak

Quercus alba

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Sweet Gum

Liquidambar styraciflua

  • Five-pointed star-shaped leaves
    (glossy and leathery in appearance) and spiked fruit
  • Medium-sized to large tree, growing to 20–35m

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Gingko, Maidenhair

Gingko biloba

  • Large trees, normally reaching a height of
    66–115 feet
  • Angular crown and long branches

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