UVM Virtual Plant Walk 1: Deciduous Trees, 35+ feet tall

  1. List of Plants by Size and Family
  2. Map of Plants on Campus with List of Plants (in the order suggested for the walk)
  3. Photos of Plants (in the order suggested for the walk)
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List of Plants by Size and Family
Plants with links can be found on or near the UVM campus.
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Deciduous Trees, 35+ feet tall

Aceraceae (maple family)

1.)
Acer x freemanii 'Jeffersred' "Autumn Blaze® maple"
2.)
Acer negundo "boxelder"
3.)
Acer platanoides "Norway maple"
3a.) Acer platanoides 'Crimson King' "Crimson King Norway maple"
4.)
Acer pseudoplatanus "sycamore maple"
5.)
Acer rubrum "red maple"
6.)
Acer saccharinum "silver maple"
7.)
Acer saccharum "sugar maple"

Araliaceae (aralia family)

8.)
Kalopanax septemlobus (formerly Kalopanax pictus) "castor-aralia"

Betulaceae (birch family)

9.)
Betula alleghaniensis "yellow birch"
10.)
Betula lenta "sweet (black) birch"
11.)
Betula nigra "river birch"
12.)
Betula papyrifera "paper birch"
13.)
Betula pendula "European white birch"
14.)
Betula populifolia "gray birch"

Bignoniaceae (bignonia family)

15.)
Catalpa speciosa "northern catalpa"

Cercidiphyllaceae (katsura tree family)

16.)
Cercidiphyllum japonicum "katsura tree"
16a.) Cercidiphyllum japonicum 'Pendula' "weeping katsura tree"

Fagaceae (beech family)

17.)
Fagus grandifolia "American beech"
18.)
Fagus sylvatica "European beech"
18a.) Fagus sylvatica 'Purpurea' "purple European beech"
19.)
Quercus acutissima "sawtooth oak"
20.)
Quercus alba "white oak"
21.)
Quercus bicolor "swamp white oak"
22.)
Quercus imbricaria "shingle oak"
23.)
Quercus macrocarpa "bur oak"
24.)
Quercus muehlenbergii "chinkapin oak"
25.)
Quercus palustris "pin oak"
26.)
Quercus robur 'Fastigiata' "fastigiate English oak"
27.)
Quercus rubra "red oak"


Map of Plants on Campus with List of Plants (in the order suggested for the walk)
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Cercidiphyllum japonicum 'Pendula'Fagus sylvatica 'Purpurea'Acer platanoides 'Crimson King'Quercus muehlenbergiiQuercus bicolorQuercus albaQuercus macrocarpaQuercus imbricariaAcer saccharinumAcer platanoidesCercidiphyllum japonicumAcer saccharumAcer rubrumQuercus robur 'Fastigiata'Fagus sylvaticaQuercus palustrisFagus grandifoliaBetula lentaBetula alleghaniensisBetula populifoliaAcer x freemanii 'Jeffersred'Catalpa speciosaAcer negundoKalopanax septemlobusQuercus rubraBetula papyriferaBetula nigra

  1. Betula nigra "river birch" [W73°11'41.5";N44°28'36"]
  2. Betula papyrifera "paper birch" [W73°11'42.3";N44°28'34.1"]
  3. Quercus rubra "red oak" [W73°11'42.2";N44°28'32.7"]
  4. Kalopanax septemlobus (formerly Kalopanax pictus)"castor-aralia" [W73°11'39.5";N44°28'32.7"]
  5. Acer negundo "boxelder" [W73°11'45";N44°28'27.5"]
  6. Acer x freemanii 'Jeffersred' "Autumn Blaze® maple" [W73°11'56.7";N44°28'34"]
  7. Catalpa speciosa "northern catalpa" [W73°12'10.1";N44°28'32.5"]
  8. Betula populifolia "gray birch" [W73°12'10.3";N44°28'35.6"]
  9. Betula alleghaniensis "yellow birch" [W73°12'3.8";N44°28'35.7"]
  10. Betula lenta "sweet (black) birch" [W73°12'0.3";N44°28'36"]
  11. Fagus sylvatica "European beech" [W73°11'59.7";N44°28'36.2"]
  12. Quercus palustris "pin oak" [W73°11'55.6";N44°28'36.4"]
  13. Fagus grandifolia "American beech" [W73°11'58.4";N44°28'38.2"]
  14. Acer saccharum "sugar maple" [W73°11'57";N44°28'40.3"]
  15. Acer rubrum "red maple" [W73°11'57.2";N44°28'41.1"]
  16. Quercus robur 'Fastigiata' "fastigiate English oak" [W73°11'58.9";N44°28'40.6"]
  17. Acer saccharinum "silver maple" [W73°11'58.1";N44°28'42.5"]
  18. Acer platanoides "Norway maple" [W73°11'57.5";N44°28'43.4"]
  19. Cercidiphyllum japonicum "katsura tree" [W73°11'52.5";N44°28'37.5"]
  20. Quercus alba "white oak" [W73°11'47.3";N44°28'36.8"]
  21. Quercus macrocarpa "bur oak" [W73°11'45.3";N44°28'36.5"]
  22. Quercus imbricaria "shingle oak" [W73°11'45.5";N44°28'35.9"]
  23. Quercus muehlenbergii "chinkapin oak" [W73°11'46.6";N44°28'35.4"]
  24. Quercus bicolor "swamp white oak" [W73°11'41.8";N44°28'39.1"]
  25. Fagus sylvatica 'Purpurea' "purple European beech" [W73°11'43.1";N44°28'37.2"]
  26. Acer platanoides 'Crimson King' "Crimson King Norway maple" [W73°11'43";N44°28'36.5"]
  27. Cercidiphyllum japonicum 'Pendula' "weeping katsura tree" [na]


Photos of Plants (in the order suggested for the walk)
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Betula nigra

"river birch"

Betulaceae (birch family)

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Betula papyrifera

"paper birch"

Betulaceae (birch family)

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Quercus rubra

"red oak"

Fagaceae (beech family)

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Kalopanax septemlobus
(formerly Kalopanax pictus)

"castor-aralia"

Araliaceae (aralia family)

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Acer negundo

"boxelder"

Aceraceae (maple family)

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Acer x freemanii 'Jeffersred'

Autumn Blaze(R) maple

Aceraceae (maple family)

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Catalpa speciosa

"northern catalpa"

Bignoniaceae (bignonia family)

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Betula populifolia

"gray birch"

Betulaceae (birch family)

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Betula alleghaniensis

"yellow birch"

Betulaceae (birch family)

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Betula lenta

"sweet (black) birch"

Betulaceae (birch family)

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Fagus sylvatica

"European beech"

Fagaceae (beech family)

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Quercus palustris

"pin oak"

Fagaceae (beech family)

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Fagus grandifolia

"American beech"

Fagaceae (beech family)

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Acer saccharum

"sugar maple"

Aceraceae (maple family)

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Acer rubrum

"red maple"

Aceraceae (maple family)

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Quercus robur 'Fastigiata'

"fastigiate English oak"

Fagaceae (beech family)

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Acer saccharinum

"silver maple"

Aceraceae (maple family)

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Acer platanoides

"Norway maple"

Aceraceae (maple family)

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Cercidiphyllum japonicum

"katsura tree"

Cercidiphyllaceae (katsura tree family)

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Quercus alba

"white oak"

Fagaceae (beech family)

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Quercus macrocarpa

"bur oak"

Fagaceae (beech family)

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Quercus imbricaria

"shingle oak"

Fagaceae (beech family)

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Quercus muehlenbergii

"chinkapin oak"

Fagaceae (beech family)

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Quercus bicolor

"swamp white oak"

Fagaceae (beech family)

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Fagus sylvatica 'Purpurea'

"purple European beech"

Fagaceae (beech family)

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Acer platanoides 'Crimson King'

"Crimson King Norway Maple"

Aceraceae (maple family)

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Cercidiphyllum japonicum 'Pendula'

"weeping katsura tree"

Cercidiphyllaceae (katsura tree family)

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