The Q&A Archives: Identifying Leaves

Question: Where can I find a list or something of leavess and the trees they belong to? It's for a friend who works with Boys Scouts; they told him to search under "" but it wasn't helpful. Can you please help?

Answer: What you're looking for is a dichotomous key. Here's a terrific website to help you identify trees by their leaves:
There's also a book your library may have called 'A Field Guide to Trees and Shrubs'. Good luck!

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