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Tennessee State Bicentennial Tree:

Yellowwood tree in autumn - click to see all state trees
Yellowwood tree with autumn foliage - photo © Matt Billings on Flickr -
noncommercial use permitted with attribution / share alike.
See All State Trees - National Tree.

Yellowwood Tree

The yellowwood tree (Cladrastis lutea) was designated the state bicentennial tree of Tennessee in 1991. The yellowwood has wisteria-like blossoms in spring (approximately one foot long) and the leaves turn a bright gold in autumn.

Yellowwood tree blossom - click to see all state trees
Yellowwood tree blossoms; photo by Tom Gill on Flickr (noncommercial use permitted with attribution / no derivative works). See All State Trees - National Tree.
Yellowwood tree in spring bloom - click to see all state trees
Yellowwood tree in full bloom; photo by Tom Gill on Flickr (noncommercial use permitted with attribution / no derivative works). See All State Trees - National Tree.
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