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Common Name

Scientific Name

Where Seen

Allegheny Chinkapin

Castanea pumila

Visitors Center Area

American Beautyberry

Calicarpa americana

Wildflower Garden

American Holly

Ilex opaca

Cemetery Ridge Trail

American Witch Hazel

Hamamelis virginiana

Visitors Center Area

Amur Honeysuckle

Lonicera maackii

White Pine Trail

Autumn Olive

Elaeagnus umbellata

Cemetery Ridge and many other trails

Bottlebrush Buckeye

Aesculus parviflora

Visitors Center area


Buxus species

Program Shelter Area, Arboretum Drive


Cephalanthus occidentalis

Visitors Center and Marsh areas

Carolina Buckthorn

Rhamnus caroliniana

Backwoods Trail

Chinese Privet

Ligustrum sinense

Arboretum Drive, Cemetery Ridge Trail, along Scarborough Creek


Bignonia capreolata

Old Kerr Hollow Road

Cumberland Azalea

Rhododendron cumberlandense

Visitors Center Area

Hardy Orange

Poncirus trifoliata

Shade Tree Road Area

Harry Lauders Walking Stick

Corylus avenella Contorta

Visitors Center Area

Hazel Alder

Alnus serrulata

Visitors Center Area

Japanese Honeysuckle

Lonicera japonica

Cemetery Ridge and many other trails

Leatherleaf Mahonia

Mahonia bealei

Tulip Poplar and Heath Cove trails

Mountain Laurel

Kalmia latifolia

Old Kerr Hollow Road

Multiflora Rose

Rosa multiflora

Arboretum Drive

Muscadine Grape

Vitis rotundifolia

Cemetery Ridge Trail


Physocarpus opulifolius

Visitors Center Parking Lot

Oriental Bittersweet

Celastrus orbiculatis

Cemetery Ridge Trail


Chimaphila maculata

Oak-Hickory and Lost Chestnut trails

Smooth Sumac

Rhus glabra

Road to Met Tower


Lindera benzoin

Cemetery Ridge Trail

Trumpet Creeper

Campsis radicans

Old Kerr Hollow Road

Vernal Witch Hazel

Hamamelis vernalis

Visitors Center Area


Viburnum species

Visitors Center area and along Valley Road

Winged Sumac

Rhus copallinum

Road to Met Tower

Winter Jasmine

Jasminum nudiflorum

Arboretum Drive

Winterberry Holly

Ilex verticella

Marsh Area

Yellow Anise

Illicium parviflorum

Shade Tree Collection

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