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Scientific name
Betula alleghaniensis
Nyssa sylvatica
Ptelea trifoliata
Acer nigrum 
Acer rubrum
Acer saccharinum
Quercus ruba
Quercus palustris
Quercus macrocarpus
Sassafras albidum
Amelanchier laevis
Lindera benzoin
Liriodendron tulipfera
Hamamelis virginiana 
Flower 
catkin
Green
Gr/Wt
Yellow
Red/Or
Yl/Gr
catkin
catkin
catkin
Green
White
Yellow
Yellow
Yellow
Bloom
Apl/May
May/June
June
Apl/May
Mar/May
Mar/Apl
May
May
May/June
May
Apl/May
Mar/May
May/June
Oct/Nov
Berry
samaras
black
wafer
samaras
samaras
samaras
acorn
acorn
acorn
Blue
Red
Red
samaras
capsule
Light
F/PS
F/PS
F/PS
F/PS/FS
F/PS
F
F
F
F/PS
F
F/PS
PS/S
F
F/PS
Soils
M
W/M
W/D
W/M
W/M
W/M
D
M/D
M/D
D
M/D
M/D
M
M/D
Height
60-100'
30-60
9-15'
60-90'
50-100'
60-90'
60-80'
40-65'
65-90'
30-60'
25-30'
15'
60-110'
33'
Fall color
Yellow
Red
Yellow
Yellow
R/YL/OG
Yellow
Brown
Red
YL/Brn
Red/Org
Brown
Yellow
Yellow
yellow
Habitat
B P 
A
B P 
B
A B P

B
B
B
A B
A B P
B
A B H P 
Seed Source
NMG
MN*
NMG
MN*
MN*
MN*
NMG
NMG*
NMG*
MN*
NMG
NMG
NMG*
MN*
Shrub  2018
Wild Flowers
Sedges Grasses
Resources
KEY:    NMG- Native Michigan Genotype,     MN-Species is native to Michigan,    * Recently added: ready date not yet determined

Light: F (Full) , PS (Partial Shade) FS (Full Shade) 
Soils:   W (Wet),  M (Mesic),  D(Dry) 
Habitat:    A (Avian/Birds),     B (Butterfly/Larvae host ) ,   H ( Hummingbirds),   P (Pollinators/Bees)