Sambucus nigra ssp. canadensis (a.k.a. Sambucus canadensis) Also known as black elderberry, it is a loose, graceful, deciduous shrub. Often part of complex riparian vegetation communities that support a diverse array of animal...
Cornus racemosa (a.k.a. Cornus foemina subsp. racemosa) Gray dogwood, is a thickly branched, slow growing dogwood seldom more than 6 feet high at maturity. Its flowers, which bloom in June or July, are...
Lindera benzoin Native shrub, growing mostly 5 - 15 ft. tall, sometimes a small tree; reproducing asexually by root sprouting (most spicebush patches and thickets are probably clonal). Over 20...