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New Jersey tea

Ceanothus americanus

Named because dried leaves were used as a tea substitute during the American Revolutionary War. … Continued

American bittersweet

Celastrus scandens

A deciduous twining woody vine best known for its showy red-orange berries that brighten up … Continued

hackberry

Celtis occidentalis

Tolerant of a variety of conditions.  Well-suited to urban areas, it withstands wind and city … Continued

buttonbush

Cephalanthus occidentalis

This deciduous shrub has an open, rounded habit. Common throughout the midwest, it can most … Continued

eastern redbud

Cercis canadensis

Delicate deep pink blossoms and buds are one of the earliest spring displays. Unique and … Continued

Partridge Pea

Chamencrista fasciulate

Native annual with pinnately-compound leaves with small leaflets that fold together when touched. Showy yellow … Continued

fringetree

Chionanthus virginicus/retusus

Chionanthus virginicus produces magnificent clusters of fringe-like blooms. Slow growing to 20-25’ high and 25’ … Continued

summersweet

Clethra alnifolia

A deciduous shrub native to swampy woodlands, wet marshes, and stream banks. Noted for mid … Continued