Trees / Shrubs

 

The list of trees and shrubs below is limited by the number of documented species.  We hope to update this list as more information becomes available.

 

Order Family Scientific Name Common Name
Scrophulariales Oleaceae Chionanthus virginicus Old Man's Beard, Fringe Tree
Ebenales Styracaceae Halesia sp. Silver Bells
Fagales Fagaceae Quercus oglethorpensis Oglethorpe Oak
Hamamelidales Platanaceae Platanus occidentalis American Sycamore
Juglandales Juglandaceae Carya alba Mockernut Hickory


Carya glabra Pignut Hickory


Carya pallida Sand Hickory


Juglans cinerea Butternut
Rosales Rosaceae Amelanchier arborea Serviceberry


Prunus angustifolia Chickasaw Plum


Crataegus sp. Hawthorn
Sapindales Anacardiaceae Rhus michauxii Dwarf Sumac
Pinales Cupressaceae Chamaecyparis thyoides Atlantic White Cedar


Juniperus communis var .depressa Common Juniper


Juniperus virginiana Eastern Redcedar


Taxodium distichum Bald Cypress
Pinales Pinaceae Cedrus libani Cedar-of-Lebanon


Pinus echinata Shortleaf Pine


Pinus palustris Longleaf Pine


Pinus pungens Table Mountain Pine


Pinus strobus Eastern White Pine


Pinus taeda Loblolly Pine


Pinus virginiana Virginia Pine


Tsuga canadensis Eastern Hemlock


Tsuga caroliniana Carolina Hemlock

 

 

 

 

List was compiled March 2013.

Sources of information:

 


Sweeney, P. W. and D. E. Giannasi. 2000. The Vascular Plant Distribution Atlas of Georgia: Pteridophytes, Gymnosperms, Monocots. (www.plantbio.uga.edu/herbarium/GeorgiaAtlas/; posted June 2007)

 

USDA Plants Database.