Virginia Tech Dendrology Class


Print the Syllabus

FOR 2324 1 Credit

Required Text:



Other Texts:

  • A Field Guide to Trees and Shrubs by G. Petrides (the Peterson Field Guide Series) Houghton Mifflin Co.

It is also recommend you carry with you a hand lens (10x) and a small pocket knife.

This site has links to the syllabus, grades, announcements, the weather, and much more. Also available are printable tree fact sheets that can be printed out beforehand and carried to the field. We strongly encourage the use of these fact sheets.

The free vTree tree identification app is available for Android or iPhone.