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Latin NameCommon NameEdibility RatingMedicinal Rating
Castanea dentataAmerican Sweet Chestnut31
Ceratonia siliquaCarob, St. john's bread32
Geum canadenseWhite Avens, Texan avens20
Geum rivaleWater Avens, Purple avens32
Tilia americanaAmerican Basswood, Carolina basswood, Basswood, AmericanBasswood, American Linden33
Tilia cordataSmall Leaved Lime, Littleleaf linden53
Tilia platyphyllosLarge Leaved Lime, Largeleaf linden, Bigleaf Linden53
Tilia x europaeaCommon Lime53