Tree List

Spring Tree Watch 2020 videos include 59 of the 65 species of trees in Southern Ontario!! 

What species are missing? Four species which do not grow naturally in Norfolk County and landscape specimens could not be located (Pin and Shumard Oak, Red Mulberry, Cherry Birch). Also Black Ash (hard to find due to the Emerald Ash Borer) and Swamp White Oak (hard to identify without mature leaves).

Videos on YouTube:
#1 March
#2 April
#3 Snow on April 18
#4 May Week 1
#5 May Week 2
#6 May Week 3
#7 May Week 4
For a list of tree species by video see below the chart.

Species Video #
Ash, Black  
Ash, Blue 1, 2, 5
Ash, Pumpkin 7
Ash, Red 5
Ash, White 6
American Basswood 6
Beech 2, 5
Birch, Cherry  
Birch, Yellow 1, 6
Blue Beech 6, 7
Cherry, Black 2, 4, 5
Cherry, Choke 2, 6, 7
Cherry, Pin 2, 6
Chestnut 7
Wild Crabapple 7
Eastern Flowering Dogwood 1, 2, 6, 7
Elm, Rock 2, 7
Elm, Red (Slippery) 2, 7
Elm, White 2
Black Gum 6, 7
Hackberry, Dwarf 7
Hackberry, Northern 7
Hemlock 6
Hickory, Bitternut 2, 7
Hickory, Red 2, 7
Hickory, Shagbark 5, 6, 7
Hickory, Shellbark 7
Hop Hornbeam 4
Hop Tree 7
Kentucky Coffee Tree 1, 7
Honey Locust 7
Cucumber Magnolia 2, 7
Maple, Black 4, 5
Maple, Freemans 5
Maple, Red 1, 2, 3
Maple, Silver 1, 2, 3
Maple, Sugar 4, 5
Red Mulberry  
Ohio Buckeye 4, 6, 7
Oak, Black 5, 7
Oak, Hill's 7
Oak, Pin  
Oak, Red 4, 5
Oak, Shumard  
Oak, Bur 6
Oak, Chinquapin 6
Oak, Dwarf Chinquapin 7
Oak, Swamp White  
Oak, White 6, 7
Paw Paw 7
Eastern White Pine 2, 3, 5
Poplar, Balsam 6
Eastern Cottonwood 2
Aspen, Large Tooth 6
Aspen, Trembling 2
Cedar, Eastern Red 1
Redbud 2, 4, 6, 7
Sassafras 5, 6
Downy Serviceberry 4, 5, 6
Sycamore 1, 6, 7
Tamarack 1, 6
Tulip Tree 2, 4, 7
Black Walnut 6, 7
Butternut 3, 7
Eastern White Cedar 1

Here is a blank Spring Tree Watch List as a pdf file.

Species covered by video
#1 March 2020
Silver Maple
Sycamore
Blue Ash
Red Maple
Sugar Maple
Tamarack
Eastern Flowering Dogwood
Eastern Red Cedar
Eastern White Cedar
Yellow Birch
Kentucky Coffee Tree

#2 April 2020
White Elm
Trembling Aspen
Eastern Cottonwood
Eastern White Pine
Red Maple
Tulip Tree
Silver Maple
Bitternut Hickory
Red Elm (Slippery Elm)
Rock Elm
Eastern Flowering Dogwood
American Beech
Blue Ash
Red Hickory
Cucumber Magnolia
Black Cherry
Pin Cherry
Choke Cherry
Red Bud

#3 Snow on April 18
Silver Maple
Red Maple
Butternut
Eastern White Pine

#4 May 2020 Week 1
Downy Serviceberry
Red Bud
Ohio Buckeye
Red Oak
Sugar Maple
Hop Hornbeam
Tulip Tree
Black Cherry
Black Maple

#5 May 2020 Week 2
Black Cherry
Black Maple
Blue Ash
Eastern White Pine
Downy Serviceberry
Freeman's Maple
Red Ash
American Beech
Shagbark Hickory
Sassafras
Red Oak
Sugar Maple
Black Oak 

#6 May 2020 Week 3
Downy Serviceberry
Yellow Birch
Shagbark Hickory
Eastern Flowering Dogwood
Red Bud
White Ash
Pin Cherry
Choke Cherry
Bur Oak
Sassafras
White Oak
Basswood
Sycamore
Tamarack
Hemlock
Black Gum
Balsam Poplar
Largetooth Aspen
Blue Beech
Sassafras
Dwarf Chinquapin Oak
Chinquapin Oak
Ohio Buckeye

#7 May 2020 Week 4
Black Oak
Chestnut
Butternut
Slippery Elm
Hill's Oak
Wild Crabapple
Dwarf Chinquapin
Paw Paw
Shellbark Hickory
Shagbark Hickory
Bitternut Hickory
Hackberry
Honey Locust
Eastern Flowering Dogwood
Rock Elm
Black Walnut
Blue Beech
Black Gum
Red Hickory
Cucumber Tree
Sycamore
Hop Tree
Red Bud
Chokecherry
Pumpkin Ash
White Oak
Tulip Tree
Kentucky Coffee Tree

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