University of Tennessee
Forest Resources AgResearch and Education Center
Shrubs and Vines List

Common Name

Scientific Name

Where Seen

Allegheny Chinkapin

Castanea pumila

Visitors Center Area

American Beautyberry

Calicarpa americana

Wildflower Garden

American Holly

Ilex opaca

Cemetery Ridge Trail

American Witch Hazel

Hamamelis virginiana

Visitors Center Area

Amur Honeysuckle

Lonicera maackii

White Pine Trail

Autumn Olive

Elaeagnus umbellata

Cemetery Ridge and many other trails

Boxwoods

Buxus species

Program Shelter Area, Arboretum Drive

Buttonbush

Cephalanthus occidentalis

Visitors Center and Marsh areas

Carolina Buckthorn

Rhamnus caroliniana

Backwoods Trail

Chinese Privet

Ligustrum sinense

Arboretum Drive, Cemetery Ridge Trail, along Scarborough Creek

Crossvine

Bignonia capreolata

Old Kerr Hollow Road

Cumberland Azalea

Rhododendron cumberlandense

Visitors Center Area

Hardy Orange

Poncirus trifoliata

Shade Tree Road Area

Harry Lauders Walking Stick

Corylus avenella Contorta

Visitors Center Area

Hazel Alder

Alnus serrulata

Visitors Center Area

Japanese Honeysuckle

Lonicera japonica

Cemetery Ridge and many other trails

Leatherleaf Mahonia

Mahonia bealei

Tulip Poplar and Heath Cove trails

Mountain Laurel

Kalmia latifolia

Old Kerr Hollow Road

Multiflora Rose

Rosa multiflora

Arboretum Drive

Muscadine Grape

Vitis rotundifolia

Cemetery Ridge Trail

Ninebark

Physocarpus oblongifolia

Visitors Center Parking Lot

Oriental Bittersweet

Celastrus orbiculatis

Cemetery Ridge Trail

Pipsissewa

Chimaphila maculata

Oak-Hickory and Lost Chestnut trails

Seaside Alder

Alnus maritima

Visitors Center Area

Smooth Sumac

Rhus glabra

Road to Met Tower

Spicebush

Lindera benzoin

Cemetery Ridge Trail

Trumpet Creeper

Campsis radicans

Old Kerr Hollow Road

Vernal Witch Hazel

Hamamelis vernalis

Visitors Center Area

Viburnums

Viburnum species

Visitors Center area and along Valley Road

Winged Sumac

Rhus copallinum

Road to Met Tower

Winter Jasmine

Jasminum nudiflorum

Arboretum Drive

Winterberry Holly

Ilex verticella

Marsh Area

Yellow Anise

Illicium parviflorum

Shade Tree Collection

Yellow Twig Dogwood

Cornus sericeaMidwinter Fire

Wildflower Garden

University of Tennessee - Forest Resources AgResearch and Education Center
901 South Illinois Avenue, Oak Ridge, Tennessee 37830 · Telephone: 865-483-3571 · Email: UTforest@utk.edu