American Beech  (Fagus grandifolia)

American Beech (Fagus grandifolia)

Fact: The American Beech can grow from about 15-50 meters in its lifespan.

American Chestnut  (Castanea dentata)

American Chestnut (Castanea dentata)

Fact: The American Chestnut tree produces chestnuts and can reach 100ft in height.

Black Birch   (Betula Lenta)

Black Birch (Betula Lenta)

Fact: Black Birch trees are known for their hard, heavy and durable wood

Gray Birch   (Betula populifolia)

Gray Birch (Betula populifolia)

Fact: The Gray Birch starts producing fruit at the age of 8 but only lives until about the age of 20

Red Pine  (Pinus resinosa)

Red Pine (Pinus resinosa)

Fact: The Red Pine is Minnesota’s state tree

Big Tooth Aspen  (Populus grandidentata)

Big Tooth Aspen (Populus grandidentata)

Fact: The Big Tooth Aspen is also native to Canada

Black Cherry  (Prunus serotina)

Black Cherry (Prunus serotina)

Fact: The wood on the Black Cherry tree is used to make furniture and cabinets.

Yellow Birch  (Betula alleghaniensis)

Yellow Birch (Betula alleghaniensis)

Fact: The name “yellow birch” reflects the color of the trees bark.

White Oak  (Quercus alba)

White Oak (Quercus alba)

Fact: The White Oak tree can reach 100 ft in height and can live for centuries.

White Birch  (Betula papyrifera)

White Birch (Betula papyrifera)

Fact: The White Birch is a medium sized tree that can reach 30-50 feet in length.