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Sassafras tree

Sassafras albidum

Notes:

This is a tree.there is a taller one beside it covered in Japanese beetles.I's leaves when crushed smile like citrus.



1 species ID suggestions

ChetCoenen
ChetCoenen 6 years ago
White Mulberry
Morus alba Tree Identification Guide at arborday.org

5 Comments

TinaProper
TinaProper 6 years ago

Definately sassafras,thank you.

AnthonyGreen
AnthonyGreen 6 years ago

Sassafrass- Sassafrass albidum. If you crush up a piece of one of the leaves it will smell like Fruit Loops and the inner bark will smell like root beer.

Latimeria
Latimeria 6 years ago

Looks likes sassafrass to me.

TinaProper
TinaProper 6 years ago

Does not have berries or flowers.

Aarongunnar
Aarongunnar 6 years ago

try mulberry

Centerville, Pennsylvania, USA

Lat: 41.74, Long: -79.76

Spotted on Aug 24, 2011
Submitted on Aug 24, 2011

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