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Common names of trees include oak, ash, maple, birch and pine. Among the oaks, there are red oaks, with leaves having pointed lobes, and white oaks, which have leaves with rounded leaf lobes. White oaks include the chink... More »

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TreesOfNorthAmerica.net and CirrusImage.com offer extensive alphabetical lists of North American tree species with links to more information and photos of each species. TreeNames.net provides information and photos of tr... More »

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The universal scientific name for apple trees is Malus pumila, but they are also referred to as Malus domestica, Malus sylvestris, Malus communis and Pyrus malus. Apple trees are extensively crossbred, making it difficul... More »

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The Penquis Virtual Nature Center provides a list of hardwood trees that includes species of alder, poplar, birch, beech, oak, cherry, sumac, maple and ash. Each tree species has its own distinct characteristics, but all... More »

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Elder, oak, ash, cedar, birch and holly trees all produce high levels of pollen. Airborne pollen may produce a range of symptoms, including itchy eyes, congestion and sneezing. Certain trees produce more pollen than othe... More »

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Some fast-growing shade trees includes hybrid poplar, red maple, American sycamore, Leyland cypress and river birch. These trees will not only provide quick shady retreat, but also furnish a display that will add visual ... More »

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Trees used for lumber include oak, maple, birch, cherry, walnut, pine, redwood, hemlock, fir and spruce. These trees are classified as hardwood or softwood; hardwood typically consists of deciduous trees. More »

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