Alum Creek Tree Quiz
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White oak tree in a meadow.

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Pin oak has downward-pointing lower branches.

#1. Name this woody vine ? grape

grape species, Vitis sp.
(riverbank grape or frost grape)
(Vitaceae, the grape family)

#2. Name this tree ? Callery pear

Callery pear, Pyrus calleryana
(Rosaceae, the rose family)

#3. Name this tree ? tree of heaven

tree of heaven, Ailanthus altissima
(family Simaroubaceae)

#4. Name this tree ? black locust

black locust, Robinia pseudoacacia
(Fabaceae, the legume family)

#5. Name this shrub ? Amur honeysuckle

Amur honeysuckle, Lonicera maackii
(Caprifoliaceae, the honeysuckle famiy)

#6. Name this tree ? white mulberry

white mulberry, Morus alba
(Moraceae, the mulberry family)

#7. Name this tree ? honey locust

honey locust, Gleditsia triacanthos
(Fabaceae, the legume family)

#8. Name this shrub ? autumn-olive

autumn-olive, Elagnus umbellata (Eleagnaceae, the oleaster family)

#9. Name this shrub ? staghorn sumac

staghorn sumac, Rhus typhina
(Anacardiaceae, the cashew family)

#10. Name this tree ? pin oak

pin oak, Quercus palustris
(Fagaceae, the beech family)

#11. Name this shrub ? European privet

European privet, Ligustrum vulgare
(Oleaceae, the olive family)

#12. Name this shrub ? black raspberry

black raspberry, Rubus occidentalis
(Rosaceae, the rose family)

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