Familiar Trees of SC
To use this key to identify plants, start with the first pair of choices and decide which of the two statements best represents the tree sample that you are viewing.
Please choose a leaf type:
Trees with needlelike or scalelike leaves (conifers)
Trees with broad flat leaves of many shapes and patterns (broadleaves)
The site includes images and explanations to guide you to 46 common trees of South Carolina. This is not an exhaustive list of all trees in South Carolina.