Family: Lauraceae

Sassafras albidum
Sassafras albidum   (Nutt.) Nees  -  Sassafras
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Key to the genera of Lauraceae

1. Leaves evergreen...Persea
1. Leaves deciduous...2

2. Leaves palmately veined, often lobed; generally a single-trunked tree...Sassafras
2. Leaves pinnately veined, never lobed; generally a multistemed shrub...Lindera

List of Lauraceae Genera

References to Lauraceae

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