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Sassafras

 

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Common Name Sassafras
Scientific Name Sassafras albidum
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Evergreen
Comments yellow to purple-red fall color; small yellow flowers; host plant for spicebush and palamedes swallowtail butterflies; roots used to make sassafras tea

 

 

           
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