Picture Hint
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  Do you have a conifer?    wpeF.jpg (1022 bytes)


  Do you have a broad-leaf tree.    wpeF.jpg (1022 bytes)


CAREFULLY read each option on the right.  Pick the one that is closest to your sample, then click on the "key" icon wpeF.jpg (1022 bytes) to go to the next set of choices.  If you're not sure about a term, try clicking on the picture in the above window for a bigger image.

To see the entire leaf-only key on one page, click HERE.
Click HERE to return to the U.P. Tree ID home page.

To view thumbnail collections of leaves,
click on the leaf pattern below that looks most like your leaf.

Coniferous Got Cones? Simple-Smooth Simple-Toothed Simple-Lobed Compound

This site created and maintained by Bill Cook, MSU Extension Forester for the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.   Editing and modification is ongoing.  Submit suggestions, questions, and corrections to cookwi@msu.edu or call 906-786-1575. 

wpe5.jpg (2127 bytes)U.P. TREE  IDENTIFICATION  KEY
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