Can you tell a maple from an oak? You’ll be able to with this Tree Identification Manual. Leaf composition, shape, and arrangement on the twig are included, as well as the types of twigs and buds, seeds and fruits. Parts of tree trunks, branches, bark, and roots, are all outlined and shown with line drawings. Sixty of the most common species are illustrated for ease of identification. Best suited to trees in the upper Midwest.