Leaf Key


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It could be one of the species in the table below. Let's narrow our choices based on vein pattern.

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Family Genus Species common name
Calycanthaceae Calycanthus floridus common sweetshrub
Caprifoliaceae Kolkwitzia amabilis beautybush
Caprifoliaceae Lonicera involucrata twinberry
Caprifoliaceae Lonicera maackii Amur honeysuckle
Caprifoliaceae Lonicera morrowii Morrow honeysuckle
Caprifoliaceae Symphoricarpos albus snowberry
Caprifoliaceae Symphoricarpos orbiculatus coralberry
Caprifoliaceae Viburnum nudum possumhaw viburnum
Caprifoliaceae Viburnum rhytidophyllum leatherleaf viburnum
Clusiaceae Hypericum spp. Saint Johnswort
Combretaceae Laguncularia racemosa white mangrove
Cornaceae Cornus alternifolia alternate-leaf dogwood
Cornaceae Cornus amomum silky dogwood
Cornaceae Cornus canadensis bunchberry
Cornaceae Cornus florida flowering dogwood
Cornaceae Cornus kousa kousa dogwood
Cornaceae Cornus mas Cornelian cherry dogwood
Cornaceae Cornus nuttallii Pacific dogwood
Cornaceae Cornus sericea red-osier dogwood
Loganiaceae Gelsemium sempervirens false jessamine
Lythraceae Lagerstroemia indica crapemyrtle
Oleaceae Chionanthus virginicus fringetree
Oleaceae Ligustrum spp. privet
Oleaceae Syringa reticulata Japanese tree lilac
Oleaceae Syringa vulgaris common lilac
Rhamnaceae Ceanothus cuneatus narrowleaf buckbrush
Rhizophoraceae Rhizophora mangle red mangrove
Rubiaceae Cephalanthus occidentalis buttonbush
Rubiaceae Mitchella repens partridgeberry
Scrophulariaceae Paulownia tomentosa royal paulownia
Verbenaceae Avicennia germinans black mangrove

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