Skip to main content
Cornell University

Course Walk: Big Trees in Winter

Walk Map

Plants found on this walk:

Showing 1-18 of 18 items.
Botanical NameCommon NameSummary
Acer platanoidesNorway MapleTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 4a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Acer rubrumRed Maple; Scarlet Maple; Swamp MapleTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 3b, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4)
Acer saccharumSugar Maple; Rock Maple; Hard MapleTree > 30 feet, Tree < 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 3b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Aesculus hippocastanumCommon Horsechestnut; European HorsechestnutTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 4a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Cercidiphyllum japonicumKatsuratree; Katsura TreeTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Fraxinus pennsylvanicaGreen Ash; Red AshTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 3a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Ginkgo bilobaGinkgo; Maidenhair TreeTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 4b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salty soil
Gleditsia triacanthosCommon Honeylocust; Honey LocustTree > 30 feet, Tree < 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 4b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salty soil
Gymnocladus dioicusKentucky CoffeetreeTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 4a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salty soil
Liquidambar styracifluaAmerican SweetgumTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4)
Liriodendron tulipiferaTuliptree; Tulip Poplar; Tulip Magnolia; Yellow Poplar; WhitewoodTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Platanus x acerifoliaLondon PlanetreeTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Pyrus calleryanaCallery PearTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salty soil
Quercus bicolorSwamp White OakTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 4a, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4), Tolerates salty soil
Quercus roburEnglish Oak; Truffle Oak; Pedunculate OakTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salty soil
Quercus rubraRed Oak; Northern Red OakTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 3b, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4), Tolerates salty soil
Tilia cordataLittleleaf Linden; Small-leaved LimeTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 3b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Tilia tomentosaSilver LindenTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)