Identify a broadleaf tree

Group 8

Dogwoods

Leaves in opposite pairs; simple or compound

Eastern North America tree; leaves alternate; twigs greenish-red to dark reddish-brown or dark purplish-red; fruits dark blue

  • Alternate-leaf dogwood
  • Alternate-leaf dogwood

Eastern North America tree; flowers appear before the leaves; red fruits in clusters

  • Eastern flowering dogwood
  • Eastern flowering dogwood
  • Eastern flowering dogwood

Pacific Coast tree

  • Western flowering dogwood
  • Western flowering dogwood
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