Yellowwood (Cladrastis kentukea)
- Scientific name: Cladrastic lutea
- Range: Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, North Carolina and other southeastern states
- Height: up to 50 ft.
- Flowers: drooping, white clusters of small flowers
- Fall colors: yellow
- Distinguishing feature: the wood inside is yellow
If Trees Could Sing…
Click here to see Bill Lloyd talk about one of his favorite trees. Video courtesy of The Nature Conservancy and Bill Lloyd.