158 illustrations of trees including: acacia, acorns, alder, alangium, Alaska willow, Allegheny chinkapin, allspice, almond, amelanchier, American amber tree, apple, arbor-vitae, arenga, Arizona cypress Arizona pine, aspen, astrocaryum, and avocado

The branch of an Amelanchier obovalis tree, native to North America.

Branch of Amelanchier Obovalis

The branch of an Amelanchier obovalis tree, native to North America.

The Leaf of the American Amber tree furnishes the Storax or Styrax, a kind of resin.

Leaf of American Amber Tree

The Leaf of the American Amber tree furnishes the Storax or Styrax, a kind of resin.

An American beech leaf.

American Beech Leaf

An American beech leaf.

Also known as Castanea dentata. The branch of an American Chestnut tree, native to eastern North America.

Branch of American Chestnut

Also known as Castanea dentata. The branch of an American Chestnut tree, native to eastern North America.

A leaf from an American elm tree.

American Elm Leaf

A leaf from an American elm tree.

Also known as Ulmus americana. The branch of the American Elm, native to eastern North America.

Branch of American Elm

Also known as Ulmus americana. The branch of the American Elm, native to eastern North America.

Leaves - simple; alternate; edge with remote, very sharp spine-like teeth, with rounded spaces between. Outline - oval. Apex and Base - pointed. Leaf - about two inches long; dark polished green above; below rather yellowish-green; thick and stiff; smooth throughout; ribs very indistinct below. Bark - light gray and smooth. Fruit - a nearly round, bright-red berry, the size of a pea. It ripens in September and continues upon the branches into the winter. Found - from Massachusetts southward near the coast to Florida, and from Southern Indiana southwest, and southward to the Gulf. General Information - The use of holly and other evergreens in religious ceremonies dates from pagan times. "Trummying of the temples with floures, boughes, and garlondes, was taken of the heathen people, whiche decked their idols and houses with suche array.: Early church councils made rules and restrictions concerning the practice - e.g., in France Christians were forbidden "to decke up their houses with lawrell, yvie, and green gouches in the Christmas season," for "Hedera est gratissima Baccho." (The ivy is most acceptable to Bacchus.)

Genus Ilex, L. (Holly)

Leaves - simple; alternate; edge with remote, very sharp spine-like teeth, with rounded spaces between.…

Also known as Ostrya virginiana. The branch of an American Hophornbeam, a species of Ostrya native to eastern North America.

Branch of American Hophornbeam

Also known as Ostrya virginiana. The branch of an American Hophornbeam, a species of Ostrya native to…

Also known as Carpinus caroliniana. The branch of an American Hornbeam, native to eastern North America.

Branch of American Hornbeam

Also known as Carpinus caroliniana. The branch of an American Hornbeam, native to eastern North America.

American linden, showing wire guard.

American linden, showing wire guard.

American linden, showing wire guard.

Also known as Sorbus americana. The branch of an American Mountain-Ash tree, native to northeastern North America.

Branch of American Mountain-Ash

Also known as Sorbus americana. The branch of an American Mountain-Ash tree, native to northeastern…

A giant tree often 90 to 120 feet high. Commonly used in wood working.

American Plane Tree

A giant tree often 90 to 120 feet high. Commonly used in wood working.

Also known as Liquidambar styraciflua. The branch of an American Sweetgum tree, native to eastern North America.

Branch of American Sweetgum

Also known as Liquidambar styraciflua. The branch of an American Sweetgum tree, native to eastern North…

Also known as Platanus occidentalis. The branch of an American Sycamore tree, native throughout the central and eastern parts of the United States.

Branch of American Sycamore

Also known as Platanus occidentalis. The branch of an American Sycamore tree, native throughout the…

Also known as Salix discolor. The branch of an American Willow, native throughout North America.

Branch of America Willow

Also known as Salix discolor. The branch of an American Willow, native throughout North America.

American tree with heavily dark leaves.

Tilia Americana

American tree with heavily dark leaves.

An ornamental tree commonly seen in North America.

Ulmus Americana

An ornamental tree commonly seen in North America.

A compund leaf.

Ampelopsis

A compund leaf.

Leaves leathery, toothed only near the apex.

Ampelothamnus

Leaves leathery, toothed only near the apex.

The apple is a fruit tree of the Rosaceae family.

Apple

The apple is a fruit tree of the Rosaceae family.

Apples are ready to be picked when the apples begin to fall on their own, when their seeds are plump and brown, and when the apples will fall with a slight touch. Apples should be picked before the end of October.

Fruiting Branch of Apple

Apples are ready to be picked when the apples begin to fall on their own, when their seeds are plump…

An apple, split in half.

Apple

An apple, split in half.

An apple, split in quarters.

Apple

An apple, split in quarters.

Apple

Apple

Apple

Half an apple, showing the inside.

Apple

Half an apple, showing the inside.

An apple.

Apple

An apple.

"Perpendicular section of the fruit of Pyrus malus." -Lindley, 1853

Apple

"Perpendicular section of the fruit of Pyrus malus." -Lindley, 1853

An illustration of an apple.

Apple

An illustration of an apple.

A illustration of an apple.

Apple

A illustration of an apple.

An illustration of an apple.

Apple

An illustration of an apple.

An apple blossom, just right to spray for coddling moth.

Apple blossom

An apple blossom, just right to spray for coddling moth.

A section of the apple blossom.

Apple Blossom

A section of the apple blossom.

The apple tree is a strikingly handsome tree when in flower. The apple is known as the Crab in its wild state. The apple tree in native to the United Kingdom and the warmer parts of Europe.

Apple Blossom

The apple tree is a strikingly handsome tree when in flower. The apple is known as the Crab in its wild…

A budding apple, with the egg of a coddling moth.

Infested apple bud

A budding apple, with the egg of a coddling moth.

Illustrated is apple cluster ready to be sprayed with insecticide. The blossoms have not yet opened.

Apple Cluster

Illustrated is apple cluster ready to be sprayed with insecticide. The blossoms have not yet opened.

An apple is hanging from a tree.

Apple Tree

An apple is hanging from a tree.

"Large specimen of self-pollinated Baldwin apple." -Department of Agriculture, 1899

Baldwin Apple

"Large specimen of self-pollinated Baldwin apple." -Department of Agriculture, 1899

"Small specimen of self-pollinated Baldwin apple." -Department of Agriculture, 1899

Baldwin Apple

"Small specimen of self-pollinated Baldwin apple." -Department of Agriculture, 1899

"Baldwin apple cross pollinated with pollen of the Bellflower apple." -Department of Agriculture, 1899

Baldwin/Bellflower Apple

"Baldwin apple cross pollinated with pollen of the Bellflower apple." -Department of Agriculture, 1899

The Calville Blanche Apple is best used for desserts. This apple is one of the larger varieties. This apple can be found October through December.

Calville Blanche Apple

The Calville Blanche Apple is best used for desserts. This apple is one of the larger varieties. This…

The Court Pendu Plat apple is used is desserts and other cooking purposes. This apple can be found November through April.

Court Pendu Plat Apple

The Court Pendu Plat apple is used is desserts and other cooking purposes. This apple can be found November…

An illustration of an early york apple.

An Early York apple

An illustration of an early york apple.

A young apple blossom beginning to grow, almost too late to spray for coddling moth.

Growing apple

A young apple blossom beginning to grow, almost too late to spray for coddling moth.

A description of how an apple grows from a flower.

Growing Apple

A description of how an apple grows from a flower.

Illustration of a red Canadian apple.

Red Canada apple

Illustration of a red Canadian apple.

Illustration of a cross section of a red Canadian apple.

Red Canada apple

Illustration of a cross section of a red Canadian apple.

The Reinette Du Canada apple is used as a dessert apple. The skin is a greenish-yellow and brown color. The flavor is brisk and juicy. This apple can be found November through May.

Reinette Du Canada Apple

The Reinette Du Canada apple is used as a dessert apple. The skin is a greenish-yellow and brown color.…

The Reinette Grise apple is a dessert apple. The apple has a sugary flavor. It can be found November through April.

Reinette Grise Apple

The Reinette Grise apple is a dessert apple. The apple has a sugary flavor. It can be found November…

Illustration of a cross section of a westfield seek-no-further apple.

Westfield Seek-No-Further Apple

Illustration of a cross section of a westfield seek-no-further apple.

Illustration of a westfield seek-no-further apple.

Westfield Seek-No-Further Apple

Illustration of a westfield seek-no-further apple.

The worm of the codling moth eating and burrowing through an apple.

Worm in Apple

The worm of the codling moth eating and burrowing through an apple.

The blossom of the well-known apple tree.

Apple-blossom

The blossom of the well-known apple tree.

Shoot with its leaves 5-ranked, the sixth leaf over the first; as in the Apple-tree.

Apple-tree

Shoot with its leaves 5-ranked, the sixth leaf over the first; as in the Apple-tree.

Two apples. One is whole and the other is split in half.

Apples

Two apples. One is whole and the other is split in half.

Two apples. One is cut in half on the plate, beside the knife. The other is still whole.

Apples

Two apples. One is cut in half on the plate, beside the knife. The other is still whole.

Two Jonathan apples

Jonathan Apples

Two Jonathan apples

Two Pewaukee apples

Pewaukee Apples

Two Pewaukee apples

Illustrated are good exhibition plates of apples.

Plates of Apples

Illustrated are good exhibition plates of apples.

A bunch of Seckel apples

Seckel Apples

A bunch of Seckel apples

Two Wagner apples

Wagner Apples

Two Wagner apples