Sassafras is a genus of three extant and one extinct species of deciduous trees in
the family Lauraceae, native to eastern North America and eastern Asia.
Sassafras is the primary ingredient in traditional root beer as well as being used
in the production of MDMA(ecstasy) and MDA. Sassafras tree (Sassafras ...
In winter, the tree offers green twigs, red-brown furrowed bark, plump flower buds
and unique branch architecture. Culture: Sassafras is ideal for naturalized ...
The tree Guide at arborday.org offers information on size, height, growth rate, sun
and soil preference, and more on Sassafras and many other commonly ...
Common sassafras, ague tree. Uses. Ethnobotanic: All parts of the sassafras
plant are spicy and aromatic. The roots, bark, leaves, new shoots, and pith from
Because it used to be made from the Sassafras tree. Nowadays the root beer
flavor is concocted from “artificial ingredients.” Why? Dried leaves are gound to ...
If root suckers are not removed, tree will spread and begin to take on the
appearance of a ... Sassafras is a Missouri native, ornamental, small to medium-
Sassafras Sassafras albidium. Although generally considered to be a small tree,
the Sassafras sometimes reaches substantial height. The tallest specimen ...
Nov 5, 2015 ... The aromatic sassafras is a 35-50 ft., deciduous tree with horizontal branching in
cloud-like tiers. The mahogany-brown bark is deeply ridged ...