Master Species List

(Full information on the numbers of individual species and family names in excel format here)

Apple

  • Crabapple - Malus spp.

Beech

  • European Beech - Fagus sylvatica

Birch

  • Hornbeam - Carpinus caroliniana
  • River Birch - Betula nigra

Catalpa

  • Southern Catalpa - Catalpa bignoniodes

Cherry, Peach, Plum

  • Prunus spp.

Dawn Redwood

  • Dawn Redwood - Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Dogwood

  • Cornellian Cherry Dogwood - Cornus mas
  • Flowering Dogwood - Cornus florida
  • Kousa Dogwood - Cornus kousa

Elm

  • American Elm - Ulmus americana
  • Chinese Elm - Ulmus parvifolia
  • English Elm - Ulmus procera
  • Common Hackberry - Celtis occidentalis
  • Zelkova - Zelkova serrata

Ginkgo

  • Ginkgo - Ginkgo biloba

Goldenraintree

  • Goldenraintree - Koelreutaria paniculata

Hawthorn

  • Hawthorn - Crataegus spp.

Holly

  • American Holly - Ilex opaca

Hoptree

  • Hoptree - Ptelea trifoliata

Horsechestnut

  • Ohio Buckeye - Aesculus glabra
  • Red Horsechestnut - Aesculus hippocastanum

Legume

  • Black Locust - Robinia pseudoacacia
  • Honeylocust - Gleditsia triacanthos
  • Japanese Pagoda Tree - Sophora japonica
  • Kentucky Coffeetree - Gymnocladus dioicus
  • Redbud - Cercis canadensis
  • Yellowwood - Cladrastis kentukea

Linden

  • Littleleaf Linden - Tilia cordata

Magnolia

  • Saucer Magnolia - Magnolia x soulangiana
  • Cucumbertree Magnolia -Magnolia acuminata
  • Star Magnolia - Magnolia stellata
  • Tuliptree - Liriodendron tulipifera

Maple

  • Hedge Maple - Acer campestre
  • Japanese Maple - Acer palmatum
  • Norway Maple - Acer platanoides
  • Red Maple - Acer rubrum
  • Sugar Maple - Acer saccharum

Oak

  • Black Oak - Quercus velutina
  • Bur Oak - Quercus macrocopa
  • English Oak - Quercus robur
  • Northern Red Oak - Quercus robur
  • Pin Oak - Quercus palustris
  • Sawtooth Oak - Quercus acutissima
  • Scarlet Oak - Quercus coccinea
  • Shingle Oak - Quercus imbricaria
  • Swamp White Oak - Quercus bicolor

Olive

  • Japanese Tree Lilac - Syringa reticulata
  • Fringetree - Chionanthus virginicus
  • Green Ash - Fraxinus pennsylvanica
  • White Ash - Fraxinus americana

Pine/Spruce

  • Austrian Pine - Pinus nigra
  • Eastern White Pine - Pinus strobus
  • Swiss Stone Pine - Pinus cembra
  • Cedar of Lebanon - Cedrus libani
  • Canadian Hemlock - Tsuga canadensis
  • European Larch - Larix decidua
  • Serbian Spruce - Picea omorika

Planetree

  • London Planetree - Platanus x acerifolia

Serviceberry

  • Serviceberry - Amelanchier canadensis

Smoketree

  • European Smoketree - Cotinus coggygria

Sourwood

  • Sourwood - Oxydendrum arboreum

Sweetgum

  • American Sweetgum - Liquidambar styraciflua
  • Witch Hazel - Hamamelis virginiana

Tupelo

  • Black Tupelo - Nyssa sylvatica

Viburnum

  • Nannyberry - Viburnum lentago
  • Viburnum - Viburnum spp.
  • Siebold Viburnum - Viburnum sieboldii

Walnut

  • Black Walnut - Juglans nigra

 

Created by Ryan Lynch

Map template courtesy the Harvard Planning and Allston Initiative

Last updated May 28, 2007