Trees of New Orleans

Some of the trees identified around New Orleans, mainly around Couturie Forest in City Park, as well as Maurepas Swamp WMA.

Salix nigra (black willow) louisiana new orleans leaves tree
Salix nigra (black willow)
Juglans nigra (black walnut) tree leaves new orleans louisiana
Juglans nigra (black walnut)
Melia azerdarach (chinaberry)  tree leaves new orleans louisiana invasive
Melia azerdarach (chinaberry)
Taxodium distichum (baldcypress) tree leaves new orleans louisiana pine evergreen
Taxodium distichum (baldcypress)
Ilex opaca (American holly) tree leaves new orleans louisiana
Ilex opaca (American holly)
Celtis occidentalis (hackberry)  tree leaves new orleans louisiana
Celtis occidentalis (hackberry)
Celtis occidentalis (hackberry) tree bark new orleans louisiana
Gleditsia triacanthos (honey locust) tree leaves new orleans louisiana
Gleditsia triacanthos (honey locust)
Quercus virginiana (live oak) tree leaves new orleans louisiana large branches
Quercus virginiana (live oak)
Pinus taeda (loblolly pine) tree leaves new orleans louisiana everygreen needles
Pinus taeda (loblolly pine)
Pinus palustrus (longleaf pine) tree leaves new orleans louisiana needles evergreen
Pinus palustrus (longleaf pine)
Magnolia grandiflora (southern magnolia) tree leaves new orleans louisiana dark green brown
Magnolia grandiflora (southern magnolia)
Morus rubra (red mulberry) tree leaves new orleans louisiana fruit
Morus rubra (red mulberry)
Sabal palmetto (cabbage palm) tree leaves new orleans louisiana tropical
Sabal palmetto (cabbage palm)
Betula nigra (river birch) tree leaves new orleans louisiana
Betula nigra (river birch)
Betula nigra (river birch) tree bark paper peeling new orleans louisiana

Acer rubrum (red maple) tree leaves new orleans louisiana
Acer rubrum (red maple)
Carya illinoinensis (pecan) tree leaves new orleans louisiana nuts bark
Carya illinoinensis (pecan)
Platanus occidentalis (american sycamore) tree leaves new orleans louisiana
Platanus occidentalis (american sycamore) 
Cinnamomum camphora (camphor laurel) tree leaves new orleans louisiana
Cinnamomum camphora (camphor laurel)
Sambuscus nigra (elderberry) tree leaves new orleans louisiana
Sambuscus nigra (elderberry) 
Prunus caroliniana (carolina laurel cherry) tree leaves new orleans louisiana fruit
Prunus caroliniana (carolina laurel cherry)
Senna Bicapsularis (christmas bush) legume tree shrub yellow flowers louisiana
Senna Bicapsularis (christmas bush)
Baccharis hamifolia (saltbush) shrub south usa louisiana white flowers
Baccharis hamifolia (saltbush)
Pontederia cordata (pickerelweed) blue flower swamp louisiana new orleans
Pontederia cordata (pickerelweed)

>>>> see How to Identify a Region's Trees,
>>>> and other Tree lists:
   Trees of the Andes
   Trees of the Bahamas

 

1 comment:

  1. I have never heard the names of trees mentioned her. And maybe that is because I always hated geography. This is very informative. Thank you for sharing.

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