Resources for Plants and Trees


  • World Book Online - Search for plant, tree, and leaf to find articles from the encyclopedia. Be sure to use the index on the left side of the screen to help navigate in the articles.

Web Sites

  • What Tree Is It? - Identifies common trees by leaves, fruit, or name. Site sponsored by the Ohio Public Library Information Network and the Ohio Historical Society.
  • Tree Fact Sheets - Search or browse the tree database from Virginia Tech.
  • Basics of Tree ID - Forestry outreach resource from Virginia Tech.
  • LEAF Tree ID - A resource from the Wisconsin K-12 Forestry Education Program.