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Bulletin #53: What Tree Is That?—and Why?

Some Essential Books

Order your copy of What Tree Is That?, the award-winning key to identifying North American trees described in Tree City USA Bulletin #53.

Once you identify a tree, you will want more information about it. There are many excellent books to help, but here are some to consider:

  • Manual of Woody Landscape Plants by Michael A. Dirr
  • Native Trees for North American Landscapes by Guy Sternberg with Jim Wilson.
  • The Sibley Guide to Trees by David Allen Sibley.
  • Trees of North America: A Guide to Field Identification by C. Frank Brockman and Rebecca Marrilees.

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